Oedipus Rex Lit Analysis

This week, we’ll be working in our literary analysis papers for Oedipus Rex.  On Friday, we watched Star Wars Episode III – Revenge of the Sith and analyzed Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader as a tragic hero.

Objectives: Students will apply knowledge of tragic hero traits as described by Aristotle to a viewing guide.  Students will create outlines and Literary Analysis essays for Oedipus Rex as tragic hero.

Lang Objectives: Students will use notes and study guides to find applicable quotes and examples for a literary analysis essay.

Downloads: Star Wars Viewing Guide, Lit Analysis Outline organizer

Homework/Due Dates: Viewing guide – Monday, Outline – Wed/Thurs, Essay – NEXT Wed

How did the young Anakin turn into this?



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3 responses to “Oedipus Rex Lit Analysis

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  2. Just where did u actually obtain the recommendations to publish
    ““Oedipus Rex Lit Analysis | Barrus’ World Literature Blog”? Thanks for your time -Faith

    • Ms. Julia Barrus

      I created this page and everything on it. The picture is from the web and there is a link to the original source.


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