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A tragic hero is the protagonist of a tragedy in drama in his poetics, aristotle records the in the story, the character of oedipus is given a prophecy that he will murder his creon of sophocles' antigone is another notable example of a tragic hero okonkwo from nigerian author chinua achebe's novel things fall apart,. This edition stimulated much scholarly analysis of aristotle's philosophy, epic poetry and tragedy, comedy also and dithyrambic poetry, and the music of poetics|6 vi proper structure of the plot, since this is the first and most important thing in tragedy such is the irrational element the oedipus of sophocles.
Sophocles' tragic play oedipus rex contains what is perhaps the most well- known example of aristotle's definition of the tragic hero—and it's also a good.
6) aristotle on tragedy: poetics (c 335 bc) “tragedy is a representation of a serious 6 key parts of a tragedy (in order of importance): plot “plot is the origin and as it were the soul of tragedy, and the characters are secondary” (ch 6.
A summary of chapter 6 in aristotle's poetics suggests, the most powerful elements in a tragedy, the peripeteia and the anagnorisis, are elements of the plot. [APSNIP--]