Whose Antigone?: The Tragic Marginalization of Slavery

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O appropriations of Antigone The Island set in apartheid South Africa and Tègònni set in nineteenth century Nigeria Both plays are inspired by the figure of Antigone and yet they rework her significance in important ways that reuire s to return to Sophocles’ “original” play and attend to some of the motifs that have been marginalized Chanter explores the complex set of to some of the motifs that have been marginalized chanter explores the complex set been marginalized Chanter explores the complex set that define citizens as opposed to noncitizens free men versus slaves men Argues for the importance of The Neglected Theme Of neglected theme of in Antigone In this groundbreaking book Tina Chanter challenges the philosophical and psychoanalytic reception of Sophocles’ Antigone which has largely ignored the issue of slavery Drawing on textual and contextual evidence including historical sources she argues that slavery is a structuring theme of the Oedipal cycle but one that has argues that slavery is a structuring theme of the Oedipal cycle but one that has written out of the record Chanter focuses in particular on tw. .

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Ersus women and Greeks versus barbarians Whose Antigone moves beyond the narrow confines critics have inherited from German idealism to reinvigorate debates over the meaning Whose Antigone moves beyond the narrow confines critics have inherited from German idealism to reinvigorate debates over the meaning significance of Antigone situating it within a argument that establishes the salience of slavery significance of Antigone situating it a wider argument that establishes the salience of slavery a structuring theme “Readers will learn a great deal from this beautiful impassioned and erudite book” Mary Beth Mader author of Sleights of Reason Norm Bisexuality Development.