Performance Task for Antigone

Write a response to literature in which you analyze the nature of Creon’s and Antigone’s tragic flaw. Identify
errors in judgment or weaknesses in character and indicate how this flaw brings about death and affects all of
Theban society. Who better fits the definition of a tragic hero, Antigone or Creon? Support your statements with
examples and quotations from the play.
Create a graphic organizer in which you identify and list the tragic flaws of Creon and Antigone. Also, define
tragic flaw.
Write down the textual evidence for each tragic flaw that you identify.
Based on your understanding of the play and characters, who better fits the definition of a tragic hero? Explain

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