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9 terms
Tragedy
tragic hero
tragic flaw
protagonist
antagonist
The main character who starts off good, but becomes evil
The weakness or sin that the tragic hero suffers from
The name given to the main character
The name given to the villain
tragic hero
The main character who starts off good, but becomes evil
tragic flaw
The weakness or sin that the tragic hero suffers from
17 terms
Tragedy
Hero
Hubris
diké
Chorus
A person who is admired for great or brave acts or fine quali…
An overweening pride of something
Your destiny
Mind thought of protagonist, sounding board
Hero
A person who is admired for great or brave acts or fine quali…
Hubris
An overweening pride of something
18 terms
Tragedy
tragic hero
hamartia
hubris
catharsis
A mostly virtuous literary character, usually a member of nob…
a fatal error or flaw that leads to a chain of action culmina…
excessive pride or arrogance
emotional purging that brings about a moral or spiritual rene…
tragic hero
A mostly virtuous literary character, usually a member of nob…
hamartia
a fatal error or flaw that leads to a chain of action culmina…
8 terms
Tragedy
tragic flaw (noun)
tragic hero (noun)
hubris (noun)
catharsis (noun)
the secret weakness of character that brings about a tragic h…
a person of noble birth with heroic or potentially heroic qua…
an overactive pride, arrogance
the purification of emotions through art that results in rene…
tragic flaw (noun)
the secret weakness of character that brings about a tragic h…
tragic hero (noun)
a person of noble birth with heroic or potentially heroic qua…
10 terms
Tragedy
hamartia
peripeteia
hubris
exposition
tragic flaw
Reversal of fortune
Excessive pride
provides necessary background information about the character…
hamartia
tragic flaw
peripeteia
Reversal of fortune
20 terms
tragedy
inspire
lullaby
mourn
glimpse
격려하다
자장가
슬퍼하다
흘끗 봄
inspire
격려하다
lullaby
자장가
19 terms
Tragedy
Euripides dates
E: How many plays do we have
E: what made him special
E: what separated him
480-406
18 out of 95
represented traditional heroes as ordinary in extraordinary c…
Sympathy to other members of society
Euripides dates
480-406
E: How many plays do we have
18 out of 95
12 terms
Tragedy
hamartia (noun)
tragic hero (noun)
hubris (noun)
catharsis (noun)
the secret weakness of character that brings about a tragic h…
a person of noble birth with heroic or potentially heroic qua…
an overactive pride, arrogance
the purification of emotions through art that results in rene…
hamartia (noun)
the secret weakness of character that brings about a tragic h…
tragic hero (noun)
a person of noble birth with heroic or potentially heroic qua…
21 terms
Tragedy
Catastrophe
Catharsis
Classical Tragedy, Romantic Tragedy, H…
Senecan Tragedy and Medieval Tragedy
In a drama a person of significance goes through a series of…
Aristotle's definition of tragedy says that the purpose of a…
Both _____ and ______ emphasize the significance of a choice…
Which two dramas were combined to produce English tragedy?
Catastrophe
In a drama a person of significance goes through a series of…
Catharsis
Aristotle's definition of tragedy says that the purpose of a…
20 terms
tragedy
inspire
lullaby
mourn
glimpse
격려하다
자장가
슬퍼하다
흘끗 봄
inspire
격려하다
lullaby
자장가
20 terms
tragedy
monastery
Prohibited
Option
elope
A place where communities of monks live lives of devotion to…
forbidden by law
a thing that is or may be chosen
run away secretly with the intention of getting married
monastery
A place where communities of monks live lives of devotion to…
Prohibited
forbidden by law
13 terms
Tragedy
Who created the definition of tragedy…
Who experiences a downfall in a tragedy?
What causes the downfall of a noble ch…
What does the audience experience, as…
Aristotle
a noble character
a tragic flaw
pity and terror
Who created the definition of tragedy…
Aristotle
Who experiences a downfall in a tragedy?
a noble character
47 terms
Tragedy
TRAGEDY
Why is tragedy considered "the most el…
Dionysus
LENAIA
Drama in which a major character undergoes a loss but also ac…
It concentrates on the religious and cosmic aspects of the ma…
A god worshiped - who supposedly transformed human personalit…
A short Dionysiac festival held in January
TRAGEDY
Drama in which a major character undergoes a loss but also ac…
Why is tragedy considered "the most el…
It concentrates on the religious and cosmic aspects of the ma…
15 terms
Tragedy
What is the equation for Shakespearean…
What does hamartia mean?
What is Macbeth's hamartia?
What does tragic flaw mean?
hamartia + tragic flaw = CATASTROPHE (ACT 5)
-an initial mistake in judgement... -a conscious decision made b…
-listening/believing the witches... -believing he can be King
-a trait/passion that the tragic hero possesses
What is the equation for Shakespearean…
hamartia + tragic flaw = CATASTROPHE (ACT 5)
What does hamartia mean?
-an initial mistake in judgement... -a conscious decision made b…
11 terms
Tragedy
Aristotle
Aristotle's tragic hero/heroine
Spectacle
Aristotle's Tragedy (1)
Plot... Character... Diction... Thought... Spectacle... Song
Hamartia - fatal flaw... High position to fall from (e.g. a King…
The Dragon Chariot (Medea)
Plot
Aristotle
Plot... Character... Diction... Thought... Spectacle... Song
Aristotle's tragic hero/heroine
Hamartia - fatal flaw... High position to fall from (e.g. a King…
11 terms
Tragedy
Popular notion of tragedy
Universal themes and archetypal motifs
Characteristics of tragedy
Tragic emotions
calamity, represents in life, not literature
-Search for self... -Loss of innocence... -Self-sacrifice... -Need for…
-Serious and complete... -Involves a reversal of situations... -Inv…
-Pity... -Awe... -Terror
Popular notion of tragedy
calamity, represents in life, not literature
Universal themes and archetypal motifs
-Search for self... -Loss of innocence... -Self-sacrifice... -Need for…
8 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy is much concerned with the tem…
Unsex me here
Take my milk for gall
A means of freeing the future from the…
Tragedy is much concerned with the temptation and perhaps ine…
Traf
...
Okay
Tragedy is much concerned with the tem…
Tragedy is much concerned with the temptation and perhaps ine…
Unsex me here
Traf
12 terms
Tragedy
A C Bradley, Cleo
A C Bradley, Cleo d
A C Bradley, inward
A C Bradley, whos
Cleo is tragic hero (whole final act to herself)
Cleo destroys Antony
Hero is torn by an inward struggle
Who's tragedy is it
A C Bradley, Cleo
Cleo is tragic hero (whole final act to herself)
A C Bradley, Cleo d
Cleo destroys Antony
14 terms
Tragedy
Popular distinctions between comedy an…
Typical ending for comedy
Typical ending for tragedy
First great drama theorist
Comedy is funny, tragedy is sad. Comedy has a happy ending, t…
Marriage.
Death.
Aristotle. 384-324 BC. He wrote a discussion of tragedy in Po…
Popular distinctions between comedy an…
Comedy is funny, tragedy is sad. Comedy has a happy ending, t…
Typical ending for comedy
Marriage.
24 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy
Dionisia
Arion
Thespis: the father of Acting
"Trados" = Goat Song... Any work of literature, especially drama…
Greater - vernal equinox... Lesser - autumnal equinox
Improvisational art form -> Composed art form... Introduced Satyrs
Introduced first actor (dialogue)
Tragedy
"Trados" = Goat Song... Any work of literature, especially drama…
Dionisia
Greater - vernal equinox... Lesser - autumnal equinox
Tragedy
tragedy
tragoidia
sparagmos
entheos
the imitation of an action that is serious and also, as havin…
the ritual sacrifice of goats to the gods
dismemberment rite of the goats
communion with god
tragedy
the imitation of an action that is serious and also, as havin…
tragoidia
the ritual sacrifice of goats to the gods
17 terms
Tragedy
Hamartia
Hubris
Pathos
Anagnorisis
A flaw or weakness
excessive pride or arrogance
a sense of pity or fear
revelation or recognition (a change from ignorance to awarene…
Hamartia
A flaw or weakness
Hubris
excessive pride or arrogance
38 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy
Dionysus
Lenaia
City Dionysia
major characters undergoes a loss but also achieves illuminat…
God worshipped by Athens who freed people from care and grief…
short religious celebration held in January in worship of god…
weekend long event/religious celebration of god in March/Apri…
Tragedy
major characters undergoes a loss but also achieves illuminat…
Dionysus
God worshipped by Athens who freed people from care and grief…
20 terms
Tragedy
They were painted
As a father figure and feels bad he ha…
He has an axe to cut down trees
He has a hatchet to cut the wood
How where the animals represeted?
How is god represnetd in this play?
What is shems job?
What is hams job?
They were painted
How where the animals represeted?
As a father figure and feels bad he ha…
How is god represnetd in this play?
20 terms
Tragedy
Hamartia
Hubris
Tragic hero
Peripeteia
A fatal flaw leading to the downfall of a tragic hero or hero…
A type of Hamartia, excessive pride or self-confidence - supe…
a person of noble birth with heroic or potentially heroic qua…
Big fat downfall or revesal of fortune
Hamartia
A fatal flaw leading to the downfall of a tragic hero or hero…
Hubris
A type of Hamartia, excessive pride or self-confidence - supe…
36 terms
Tragedy
Eleos
Phobos
Catharsis
Plot of tragedy
Pity
Fear
Emotional cleansing, relief
Conflict, series of misfortunes, climax, resolution
Eleos
Pity
Phobos
Fear
10 terms
Tragedy
Aristole's Definition
Prologos
Parados
Episodes
a tragedy is the imitation of an action... 1. That is serious, h…
the introductory scene, in which necessary background info is…
The entry lyric sung by the chorus as it is passed through th…
Scenes consisting of dialogue between actors and occasionally…
Aristole's Definition
a tragedy is the imitation of an action... 1. That is serious, h…
Prologos
the introductory scene, in which necessary background info is…
23 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy
Tragic Hero
Tragic Irony
Hamartia
imitation of life through action, arouses pity and fear from…
literary character who makes a judgment error that inevitably…
the use of dramatic irony in a tragedy (originally, in Greek…
The tragic flaw of the protaganist. Usually a positive attrib…
Tragedy
imitation of life through action, arouses pity and fear from…
Tragic Hero
literary character who makes a judgment error that inevitably…
11 terms
Tragedy
Shakespearean tragedy
1st in pattern
2nd in pattern
3rd in pattern
drama feat. a protagonist engaged in a morally significant st…
at the beginning, smthn happens that disrupts normal order of…
chaos/disorder in society results
extreme emotions get involved
Shakespearean tragedy
drama feat. a protagonist engaged in a morally significant st…
1st in pattern
at the beginning, smthn happens that disrupts normal order of…
20 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy found throughout
Catharsis
Plot
Characters
And imitation of an action that is serious, complete, and of…
Audience relief; solace that the protagonist has greatness of…
The arrangement of the incidents
And virtue of which we describe certain qualities to the agents
Tragedy found throughout
And imitation of an action that is serious, complete, and of…
Catharsis
Audience relief; solace that the protagonist has greatness of…
16 terms
Tragedy
tragic hero
hubris
harmartia
ate
a literary character who makes an error of judgment or has a…
exaggerated self pride or self-confidence (overbearing pride)…
Literally translated, a hamartia is a "fatal flaw." In Greek…
The blind recklessness frequently displayed by tragic heroes.…
tragic hero
a literary character who makes an error of judgment or has a…
hubris
exaggerated self pride or self-confidence (overbearing pride)…
9 terms
Tragedy
Catastrophe
Catharsis
Hamartia
Hubris
Final event, protagonist overthrows and dies
Purging in the audience of the emotions of pity and fear. "Th…
(Tragic flaw) capacity of the tragic hero to make a disastrou…
Arrogance, pride
Catastrophe
Final event, protagonist overthrows and dies
Catharsis
Purging in the audience of the emotions of pity and fear. "Th…
22 terms
Tragedy
6 characteristics of tragedy
plot
character
diction
plot... character... diction... thought... spectacle... song
Oedipus starts out as the king of Thebes, and finds out his f…
Oedipus saves Thebes by solving the sphinx riddle.
The nobles speak in an elevated diction to fit their status.
6 characteristics of tragedy
plot... character... diction... thought... spectacle... song
plot
Oedipus starts out as the king of Thebes, and finds out his f…
24 terms
Tragedy
Anagnorisis
Arete
catharsis
chthonic
the moment of recognition in a tragedy, movement form ignoran…
Excellence particular to one thing
emotional purgation felt by the audience of a tragedy
underground world; the subconcious; the mythic dimension; the…
Anagnorisis
the moment of recognition in a tragedy, movement form ignoran…
Arete
Excellence particular to one thing
12 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy
Tragic Hero
Tragic Flaw
Hubris
- A from of drama that shows the downfall of a dignified, sup…
- Center of a tragedy and a person of high rank who accepts h…
- an error in judgment or weakness in a character, such as pr…
excessive pride
Tragedy
- A from of drama that shows the downfall of a dignified, sup…
Tragic Hero
- Center of a tragedy and a person of high rank who accepts h…
19 terms
tragedy
1st in diagram
2nd in diagram
3rd in diagram
4th in diagram
exposition
exciting force
rising action
climax
1st in diagram
exposition
2nd in diagram
exciting force
11 terms
Tragedy
Tradegy
Tragic charact
Hamartia
Hubris
Drama where a high-ranked character is brought to a disastrou…
The protagonist who is unwilling to give up in the face of a…
The flawed action that results to the characters downfall
Excessive pride ;most common flaw
Tradegy
Drama where a high-ranked character is brought to a disastrou…
Tragic charact
The protagonist who is unwilling to give up in the face of a…
6 terms
Tragedy
Hamartia
Anagnorisis
Peripeteia
Pathos
Makes a judgement in error
Experiences discovery (often the start of suffering)
Experiences a reversal in fortune... (1.change from high to low…
Suffering/pity
Hamartia
Makes a judgement in error
Anagnorisis
Experiences discovery (often the start of suffering)
Tragedy
TRAGEDY
Why is tragedy considered "the most el…
Dionysus
LENAIA
Drama in which a major character undergoes a loss but also ac…
It concentrates on the religious and cosmic aspects of the ma…
A god worshiped - who supposedly transformed human personalit…
A short Dionysiac festival held in January
TRAGEDY
Drama in which a major character undergoes a loss but also ac…
Why is tragedy considered "the most el…
It concentrates on the religious and cosmic aspects of the ma…
24 terms
tragedy
anagnorisis
arete
catharsis
chthonic
the moment of recognition in a tragedy/movement from ignoranc…
excellence particular to one thing.
emotional purgation felt by the audience of a tragedy
the underground world; the subconscious; the mythic dimension…
anagnorisis
the moment of recognition in a tragedy/movement from ignoranc…
arete
excellence particular to one thing.
34 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy
Tragos
Ode
Drama
Tragoidia
Goat
Song
Dran
Tragedy
Tragoidia
Tragos
Goat
7 terms
Tragedy
Hubris
Hamartia
Peripeteia
Protagonist
excessive pride or self-confidence
a fatal flaw leading to the downfall of a tragic hero or hero…
a sudden reversal of fortune or change in circumstances, espe…
the leading character or one of the major characters in a play
Hubris
excessive pride or self-confidence
Hamartia
a fatal flaw leading to the downfall of a tragic hero or hero…
15 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy (literature)
Themes/motifs
Tragedy components
Verisimilitude
Destruction of the beautiful, innocent, or virtuous
Search for self, loss of innocence, self sacrifice, need for…
Reversal of situations, complication + unraveling, scenes of…
Feels real, audience can relate to character
Tragedy (literature)
Destruction of the beautiful, innocent, or virtuous
Themes/motifs
Search for self, loss of innocence, self sacrifice, need for…
8 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy
Tragic Hero
Hamartia
Hubris
A form of literature that originated in the Ancient Greek wor…
The protagonist of a tragedy, he is a "great man" in the sens…
The hero's tragic flaw; the element of the hero's character w…
The extreme pride, or arrogance, that causes the hero to vast…
Tragedy
A form of literature that originated in the Ancient Greek wor…
Tragic Hero
The protagonist of a tragedy, he is a "great man" in the sens…
7 terms
Tragedy
Tragedy
Tragic Hero
Tragic Flaw
Hamartia
- From Greek word for goat song performed during an ancient r…
- Individual of considerable social standing whose character…
- Character trait within a tragic hero or heroine that brings…
- Greek term for "error" in judgement made by tragic hero - w…
Tragedy
- From Greek word for goat song performed during an ancient r…
Tragic Hero
- Individual of considerable social standing whose character…
12 terms
tragedy
anticipation stage
dream stage
frustration stage
nightmare stage
hero is in some wat incomplete or unfulfilled, when the hero…
hero commits to his focus and for a while everything goes alm…
things begin to go wrong hero feels restless and insecure
things are now slipping completely out of the hero's control
anticipation stage
hero is in some wat incomplete or unfulfilled, when the hero…
dream stage
hero commits to his focus and for a while everything goes alm…
8 terms
Tragedy
six parts of a tragedy
plot
unity of action
melody
plot, character, thought, diction, melody, and spectacle
beginning, middle, and end
every incident directly leads to the next
use of chorus as an actor to contribute to the plot
six parts of a tragedy
plot, character, thought, diction, melody, and spectacle
plot
beginning, middle, and end
8 terms
Tragedy
Hamartia
Hubris
Peripetia
Anagorisis
Tragic flaw
Arrogance or overwhelming pride
The point at which the opposite of is planned it hoped for by…
When the protaganist recognizes the truth of the situation
Hamartia
Tragic flaw
Hubris
Arrogance or overwhelming pride
24 terms
Tragedy
Hamartia
Used in tragedy ... Ex. Hubris
+Catasprophe
+Used in tragedy
A characters tragic flaw
A negative characteristic of the hero that contributes to the…
A change or reversal of fortune (hero's ultimate suffering)
Simpler plots may have only a catastrophe... When the events and…
Hamartia
A characters tragic flaw
Used in tragedy ... Ex. Hubris
A negative characteristic of the hero that contributes to the…
38 terms
Tragedy
Poetics
1st AD
oral
Dionysus
a document that describes and criticizes tragedy poem (5th ce…
Time when tragedy was created and performed
Tragedy was poetry that was completely ____
Tragedy was a celebrated act and was acted out to appease the…
Poetics
a document that describes and criticizes tragedy poem (5th ce…
1st AD
Time when tragedy was created and performed
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