Short Essay 2 – 3 pages
Write a short essay that responds to the following prompt. The rubric and requirements for this essay can the Grading Rubrics page under â€œCourse Home.â€.
In reading Antigone, itâ€™s fairly natural to see Antigone as a good, principled woman who is wronged by the dogmatic, inflexible Creon. But if you had to defend Creonâ€™s actions, what would you say? Does he have any justifiable reason for acting the way he does?