Feb 27, 2015 A production of Antigone starring Juliette Binoche, from a translation by Anne Carson, opens this week. Natalie Haynes on a protagonist who is 


In Greek mythology, Antigone is the daughter of Oedipus and his mother Jocasta. She is a sister of Polynices, Eteocles, and Ismene. The meaning of the name is 

Mar 29, 2015 In this seminal Greek play by Sophocles, Antigone defies the royal edict sent out by her uncle, Kreon, not to bury the body of her brother,  Antigone | Definition of Antigone at Dictionary.com

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Antigone: Plot Overview - SparkNotes Antigone is the girl who will rise up alone and die young. Haemon, Antigone's dashing fiancé, chats with Ismene, her beautiful sister. Though one would have 

Antigone by Sophocles. (495–406 B.C.). (translated by Elizabeth Wyckoff). CHARACTERS. Antigone. Ismene. Chorus of Theban Elders. Creon. A Guard. LAB 4: Antigone | Department of Theatre Arts | University of ... Antigone picks up in the same place that Oedipus at Colonus leaves off. Oedipus has just passed away in Colonus, and Antigone and her sister decide to return  Antigone | A.R.T. Nov 24, 2000 Antigone, daughter of the cursed house of Oedipus, must defy her king to bury her brother, the fallen leader of a failed rebellion. Can one young