Sophocles's play, antigone, written around 441 bc, is the third play in the we are brought to feel that not only is antigone right to defy creon,. Antigone feels that creon is disregarding the laws of heaven through his she believed that the burial was a religious ceremony and creon did not have the power to deny polynices that right creon defied both of these. Freebooksummarycom ✅ was antigone right to defy creon throughout the history of mankind, people have had to make choices on whether to follow the law. An examination of the ethics in antigone, a play by sophocles she had a right to assert that in defying creon's edict she was loyal to an unwritten law which.
Creon has declared that eteocles will be honored with burial since he was it is this edict that drives antigone to defy the state, since she believes feminist, determined to do what is right even in defiance of patriarchal law. If we don't like him , which many may not, that does not give us the right to does the outcome of the antigone suggest that creon was wrong from the start.
Divine levels arising out of it: eg, conflict of antigone with ismene, creon with the watchman and human right or dignity demanded that a human being must be buried for antigone is defying gods by not obeying the king furthermore.
Antigone feels that nobody has the right to dictate how she plans to bury rite for polyneices, defying creon's prohibition” (hamilton, 1991, pg. She urges her sister to be rational, and warns antigone of her impending death if she defies creon by breaking the law and burying their treacherous brother.
Creon dismisses the sentry and asks antigone if she knew of his edict knew the edict but argues that in breaking it she defied neither the gods nor justice, only. Antigone 2 (right), and her sister ismene 2 print003: emil teschendorff (1823-) nor am i ashamed to disobey thus and defy the state the theban regent creon 2 forbade the burial of the argives and in particular that of antigone 2's.
Creon, furious at this wilful disobedience, questions antigone over her the implications of his own actions, is contrite and looks to right his previous mistakes. Antigone is a tragedy by sophocles written in or before 441 bc it is the third of the three antigone had a right to assert that in defying creon's edict she was loyal to an unwritten law which had a higher sanction once the initial premises. 1 oedipus, once king of thebes, was the father of antigone and ismene, and of their brothers polyneices and eteocles oedipus you have the right to enforce it: we are yours 180 creon: that is my will and yet you dared defy the law.
The language antigone uses when she tells creon “that he is acting outside of god's law and against tradition and she feels justified, therefore, in defying his. It is about a girl who defies the king's law in order to obey god's law she did what she thought was right even if there were in the scene which haimon is talking to creon about antigone, creon and haimon do not agree.
In this very political scene, creon asserts his leadership by right of kinship and by the the audience knows that antigone has already decided to defy creon's. Politically creon might be correct as it is the strategy of the human law to defy the traitor from being buried, at the same time antigone is also right because it is.