Vellacott, Philip, 1971: Sophocles and Oedipus,

Next week: The Royal House of Thebes. Today was all about Aeschylus and the Oresteia, and next week will be about Sophocles and Oedipus. More happy reading to come.

Vellacott, Philip. 1.971. Sophocles and Oedipus. Ann Arbor:University of Michigan Press.

Instructor: Larry Russell. Quiz; Aeschylus and The Agamemnon; Sophocles and Oedipus Rex (38 points). ... Clytemnestra 'knows' Agamemnon will do it even when he thinks he shouldn't due to his characteristic of having too much pride. ...

Vellacott, Sophocles and Oedipus (Ann

3 Philip Vellacott, Sophocles and Oedipus (Ann Arbor 1971) 114, 124, 161. Originally developed through lectures given at universities in the United States (his "retirement" was a ludicrous misnomer) they turned into three books, Sophocles and Oedipus (1971); Ironic Drama: a study of Euripides (1975); and The Logic of Tragedy: morals and integrity in Aeschylus's "Oresteia" (1984). There subsequently followed privately printed pamphlets.

Vellacot, Sophocles and Oedipus, Ann Arbor, 1971; L

H. Diller, Göttliches und menschliches Wissen bei Sophokles, Kiel, 1950; A. J. A. Waldock, Sophocles the Dramatist, Cambridge, 1951; J. C. Opstelten, Sophocles and Greek Pessimism, Amsterdam, 1952; V. Erenberg, Sophocles and Pericles, Oxford, 1954; H. D. F. Kitto, Sophocles, Dramatist and Philosopher, Newcastle, 1958; A. Maddalena, Sofocle, Torino, 1963; G. Germain, Sophocle, Parigi, 1969; G. Ronnet, Sophocle, poète tragique, Parigi, 1969; Ph. Vellacot, Sophocles and Oedipus, Ann Arbor, 1971; L. Lanza, L. Fort, Sofocle, Padova, 1991.

Ancient Greece - Sophocles and Oedipus Rex