A Dramatic Example of a Confession Curse: Sophocles’ Antigone

This article is cross-posted from AncientCurses.com, a research project about curses and cursing in the ancient world. Sophocles’ Antigone is one of the better known Greek dramas. It relates the tragic events that follow after a power struggle in ancient Thebes. The political dispute ultimately continues among family, when formerly warring factions find themselves under […]