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As you show major themes within the play, you are on the right track. I believe that a major theme within the text is the idea that fate or destiny controls us, as in Oedipus' case. Although he tries to escape his fate, he cannot; he is ...
Insight into Oedipus Rex is addressed briefly in terms of theme.
Help with an analytical essay is given.
These areas are considered:
1.Choose a tense or exciting moment in Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun.
2.What literary device or convention did the author use to develop that moment?
3.What do you think Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles' and Lorraine Hansberry's cultural identities?
4. Analyze the characterization, dramatic irony, plot, and conflict in Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the sun.
5.Compare, contrast, and evaluate the themes, writing styles, and uses of dramatic devices and conventions in Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun.