In this supplement students examine conflicting arguments regarding Athenian aggression during the Peloponnesian War. They also compare the Athenian invasion of Melos to the Greeks’ treatment of the Trojans after the fall of Troy. The Greeks’ brutal post-war behavior at Troy is more fully examined in the NEXUS supplement “The Trojan Women – Euripides Great Anti-War Tragedy.” “Athen’s Hubris” also introduces students to Thucydides History of the Peloponnesian War.
Antigone Supplement and Lesson: ATHENS HUBRIS’ – THE TURNING POINT OF THE WAR
This Antigone Supplement is designed for students to use online.
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