Tag: Tragic hero

  • What Is Oedipus Tragic Flaw

    As one of the most renowned tragedies ever written, Sophocles’ Oedipus Rex explores a variety of complex themes. One of the most prominent themes is that of a tragic flaw. A tragic flaw is defined as “a failing or weakness in the protagonist of a tragedy that brings about his downfall” (Tragic Flaw). In Oedipus … Read more