Books Like Seven against Thebes by Aeschylus | Suggested Reading

This Study Guide consists of approximately 83 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Seven against Thebes.
This section contains 125 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Seven against Thebes Study Guide

Prometheus Bound, by Aeschylus (undated), is the story of how Prometheus is punished for disobeying the god Zeus.

The Persians, by Aeschylus (472 B.C.), is a history play that recounts an event from the Greek and Persian Wars.

Oedipus Rex, by Sophocles (c. 430^26 B.C.), is the story of one man's attempts to escape his fate. This play tells the story of the events that precede Seven Against Thebes.

Antigone, by Sophocles (c. 441 B.C.), is aliterary and mythical sequel to Seven Against Thebes. This tragedy also deals with the problems of excessive pride and stubbornness. It also delves into the responsibility that all men have to bury the dead.

Bacchae, by Euripides (c. 405 B.C.), is often regarded as a condemnation of religious excess.

(read more)

This section contains 125 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Seven against Thebes Study Guide
Copyrights
Drama for Students
Seven against Thebes from Drama for Students. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.