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1

Plato's Cave

How we perceive reality vs what reality is

2

Apollonian

Represents order, harmony, reason

3

Dionysian

Represents Chaos, disorder, disaster

4

First Democracy

508 BC founded by greece (non-slave men only)

5

Thespis

First Playwright, played all roles

6

Aristotle

Simple drama where hero has a change of fortune vs complex drama where There is a reversal of fortune and it is explained why

7

Anagnorisis

Recognition of something done wrong

8

Hamartia

A demonstration of a fatal flow leading to the downfall of a hero

9

Hubris

Undue pride, fatal flaw

10

Katharsis

To purge or cleanse, objective of tragedy

11

Tableau

Frozen Image