Theories of Tragedy

Lenses of Tragedy

  • Aristotle
  • Hegel
  • Nietzche
  • Arthur Miller

These authors all have a very specific idea of what make a successful tragedy. This resource is a helpful summary of their views for those studying tragedy in English Literature at A Level. It’s a great starting point, allowing you to view any text you’re studying from the tragic perspective.

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Created: Jun 26, 2019


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