This essay should be a 600-900 word essay focusing on the assigned readings
This should be a close reading essay, and should use as evidence primarily passages from the story or stories that you discuss.You may not use ANY outside sources without the instructor’s approval. The essay should be in MLA essay format (see the sample essay attached below) and use MLA citations. A works cited entry and in-text citations for each text discussed are required. The essay should be focused on making a debatable claim about the work(s) in question; informational essays or essays consisting of summary are not appropriate. The claim should be supported with discussion of specific passages from the text(s) on which the essay is focused.
Write a thesis-driven essay in response to this topic:
The Tragic Hero: In Oedipus Tyrannus, should we view Oedipus as tragic only, or can we find something heroic in his actions and end? Support your argument by discussing only events and lines from the play.
work cited: Sophocles. The Theban Plays : Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. ProQuest Ebook Central, https://ebookcentral-proquest-com.ezproxy1.apus.edu/lib/apus/detail.action?docID=3318393.