Medea Summary

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Medea Summary

Euripides's Medea (431 B.C.) adds a note of horror to the myth of Jason and Medea. In the myth, after retrieving the golden fleece Jason brings his foreign wife to settle in Corinth. There Jason falls in love with the local princess, whose status in the city will bring Jason financial security. He marries her without telling Medea, Medea takes revenge by killing the new bride and her father, the King of Corinth. One...

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