Monday, March 12, 2012

Assignment Reminder for Next Week

Hello All, 

For Monday, March 19th, 

Read Palmquist- Pages 23-39 & Aeschylus, "Libation Bearers" pages 69-113

Reading Journal #7: What is Orestes' mood after avenging his father's murder? How is his grieving different than that of previous characters who have sought and attained vengeance?  

For Wednesday, March 21, 

Freud/Aeschylus Response Paper #1 is due (1 1/2 pages). Answer the following: relate Freud's definition of "justice" on page 49 to the events in "Agamemnon." What does it suggest about the violent history of the house of Atreus?