Literary Devices – Tragedy (Explanation & Examples)

Tragedy The term is applied to literary and dramatic representations of serious actions which eventuate in a disastrous conclusion for the protagonist (the chief character). More precise discussion of the tragic form properly begin with Aristotle‚Äôs classic analysis in the Poetics (fourth century BC). Aristotle based his theory on induction from the tragedies of Greek … Continue reading Literary Devices – Tragedy (Explanation & Examples)