Antigone: Big Concepts
How Gender Connects to the Characters and Events
"Fool, adolescent fool!, Taken in by a woman!" (Creon, Scene III)
"Let's lose to a man, at least! is a woman stronger than we?" (Creon, Scene III)
Ode IV: speaks of tales that show men taking advantage of women.
"And proud men in old age learn to be wise" (Choragos, Scene V)