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Antigone – Sophocles – Summary

By |2018-04-23T08:27:51+00:00July 9th, 2017|History|

Antigone at her brother's grave, from the Louvre (Paris) Sophocles' Antigone Antigone is a play that Sophocles wrote. He was an Athenian, who lived in the 400s BC.  The play tells the story of Antigone, the daughter of Oedipus. It takes place in Thebes, a traditional enemy of Athens. People in Athens especially hated Thebes [...]