In Our Time | Antigone

Based on The Theban Plays by Sophocles

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Sophocles' tragedy of dilemmas, where King Creon threatens death to anyone who buries a traitor and that traitor's sister, Antigone, defies him.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 52'57''
  • Broadcast date: 2022

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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