"The Essence of Tragedy: A Commentary on Sophocles's Antigone

The final meeting of the Reading Group for 2012 was on Thursday the 6th of December at 5.10pm in the Douglas Jefferson Room of the School of English.

We looked at Lacan's "The Essence of Tragedy: A Commentary on Sophocles's Antigone"  in Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis, ed. Jacques-Alain Miller, trans. Dennis Porter (Routledge), pp. 243-90.
Dr Elizabeth Pender (Classics) introduced the text.

This group is generously funded by the Leeds Humanities Research Institute's Graduate Research Funding Programme

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