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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Sophocles, Ajax, 394


nanAh, Darkness, my light!


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1. Aeschylus, Libation-Bearers, 973 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

973. ἴδεσθε χώρας τὴν διπλῆν τυραννίδα 973. Behold this pair, oppressors of the land, who murdered my father and ransacked my house! They were majestic then, when they sat on their thrones
2. Sophocles, Ajax, 118-133, 137-140, 148, 151-152, 158-186, 188, 196, 198-199, 201-202, 220, 243-256, 278-280, 298-299, 301, 311-327, 349-350, 364-367, 372-376, 379-383, 387-391, 395, 401-402, 412-413, 443, 450-466, 473, 479-480, 485-509, 51, 510-519, 52, 520-524, 53, 534, 54, 542-543, 545-549, 55, 550-559, 56, 560-569, 57, 570-579, 58, 580-582, 586, 589, 59, 590-595, 60-64, 648-649, 65, 650-652, 67, 670-676, 682-683, 685-686, 693, 110 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

3. Sophocles, Antigone, 1262-1353, 1261 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Sophocles, Oedipus The King, 1340-1341, 1345-1348, 1360-1367, 1329 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5. Sophocles, Women of Trachis, 1001-1111, 983-987, 993-1000 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1000. Where is the enchanter, where the practiced healer, save Zeus alone, who will charm this catastrophe away? I would be amazed if I saw him from even a great distance! Heracles:
6. Aristotle, Poetics, 7 (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
actors, and aeschylus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 699
aegisthus, role of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
aeschylus, and actors Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 699
ajax, and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
ajax, role of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
ajax, singing of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274, 276
ajax Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 474, 475; Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
ajax (sophocles), and the commoi Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 276
ajax (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 474, 475
anapaestic meter Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 717
antigone (sophocles), and the commoi Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 276
antigone (sophocles), and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
antistrophe Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 711, 717
aristotle, on singing Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274, 276
aristotle, on tragedy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
arrival, of creon Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
arrival, of the chorus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
athena, and ajax Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
chorus, the, and ajax Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
chorus, the, arrival of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
chorus, the, dialogue with Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
clytemnestra (sophocles), corpse of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
commoi, examples of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 720
commoi Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274, 276
complication, and denouement Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
corpses, and the eccyclema Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
creon, and the commoi Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 276
creon, arrival of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
dactylic hexameter Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 720
denouement, and complication Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
dialogue, sung Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274, 276, 711
dialogue, with the chorus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
diction, changes in Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274
discovery, and tragic reversal Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
dochmiac Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 711
eccyclema Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233, 475
epirrhemata Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 720
episodes, length of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
episodes, of ajax (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 474, 475
episodes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
general parodos, and the choruss arrival Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
general parodos, dialogic Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 711
general parodos, of ajax (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 474
happiness/joy Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Medical Understandings of Emotions in Antiquity: Theory, Practice, Suffering (2012) 154
heracles, singing of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274
hyllus, and heracles Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274
insanity/mental disorders, mania Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Medical Understandings of Emotions in Antiquity: Theory, Practice, Suffering (2012) 153
lamentation, and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
lamentation, song of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274, 276
laughter Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Medical Understandings of Emotions in Antiquity: Theory, Practice, Suffering (2012) 153, 154
light/darkness Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
lucidity, and tragic reversal Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
machines, use of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
makarismos Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
mechane/mechanè Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 474
men, in the commoi Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274
misfortunes, of ajax Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233, 443
misfortunes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 276
monodies Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 717
mystery cult, dionysiac Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
mystic initiation, transition to joy in Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
odysseus, and ajax Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
oedipus, and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
oedipus the king (sophocles), and the commoi Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 276
oedipus the king (sophocles), and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
opposites, transformation of Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
orestes, role of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
pain, in the commoi Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274
platforms, use of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
poetics (aristotle), on singing Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 274, 276
power, of athena Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
prologue, of ajax (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 474
pylades, role of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
reversal, tragic Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
rhythm, and song Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 276
rhythm, change of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 717
rites of passage Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
self, and suicide Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
singing, of actors Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 699
sophocles, ajax Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
strophe Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 711, 717
structure, of ajax (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 474, 475
suicide, and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
symbolism Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
tecmessa, and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 443
tecmessa, role of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 233
tragedy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 715
transvestism Seaford, Tragedy, Ritual and Money in Ancient Greece: Selected Essays (2018) 219
weeping (and crying)' Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Medical Understandings of Emotions in Antiquity: Theory, Practice, Suffering (2012) 154