Trotter: English Sem. 1 Final

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vocab, characters, quotes.

American Hero

A hero who is typically bound to Nature, Innocence, naive, have no family.
ex. Huckleberry Finn

Anima

the unconscious female inner traits that a male possesses
ex. a romantic man

Animus

masculine inner qualities that a female possesses.
ex. female as a man

Extrovert

a person concerned primarily with the physical and social environment
ex. a social butterfly

Shadow

Society doesn't want us to be

Persona

Our public image related to the world's personality

Archetypes

Content of the collective unconscious all humans possess

Ex. of Archetypes

Mother, Child, Hero, maiden, Wise Old man, Animal, Trickster, Original Man, God, Self

Hero's Journey

Departure
-Call to Adventure
-Refusal of the Call
-Supernatural Aid
-Crossing of the first threshold
-Belly of the whale

Hero's Journey cont.

Inition
-Road of Trials
-Meeting with the Goddess
-Woman as a temptress-Atonement with the father
-The ultimate Boon

Hero's Journey cont.

Return
-Refusal of the Return
-Magic Flight
-Rescue from without
-crossing of the return's threshold
-Master of the two worlds
-Freedom to live

Pathos

pity, scene of suffering

Recognition

A change from ignorance to knowledge

Catharsis

special quality of man's pleasure in tragedy
from pathos

Chorus

Provides a link from the audience to actors
ASKS QUESTIONS

Epiphany

Seeing of the light (understanding)

characteristics of Greek Chorus

-group of 15 MEN
-sang lyric and danced to musical accompaniment
-were unpaid, drawn at random
-considered a civic duty
-trained and costumed
-wore light masks

Actors

great in size, almost no mobility

paradox

seeming contradiction

Jung's Theory

3-Part Theme
-ego-conscious min
-personal unconscious-there but not present
-collective unconscious-kind of knowledge we are born with

Hubris

excessive pride

Pathos

Feeling bad for the bad guy/ pity

Aristotle's 3 themes

Time
Place
Action

situational irony

What happens is different from what is expected to happen

Dramatic Irony

The audience is aware of critical information of which the characters are unaware

Verbal irony

a character says one thing but means another

Orchestra

circular 'dancing-place'

Hamartia

tragic flaw

Theatron

benches for audience, means 'seeing place'

chiton

colorful and long robe

skene

perpendicular to the orchestra, rectangular building with 3 doors in the front

proskenion

platform that made the actors more visible to the audience

mask

persona
amplifies sound, showed age, sex, and rank

properties

props

co-thurni

high platform shoes

paradox

seeming contradiction

parados

extending from the orchestra to each side of the theatron were two broad aisles for the chorus

Oedipus quotes

full of pride and then full of self- pity

Creon quotes

Oedipus: full of reason
Antigone: harsh ruler

Tiresias quotes

prophesizing and calling Oedipus and Creon stupid and foolish

Jocasta quotes

'dont listen or believe the Gods'

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