Hippolytus

by

Euripides

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Crown of Flowers

Two different characters at two different moments in the play wear a crown of flowers as a meaningful sign. When we first meet Hippolytus, he has just returned from hunting in the wilderness with… (read full symbol analysis)

Statues of Artemis and Aphrodite

Onstage, before the doors to the palace at Troizen, two statues stand during the entire length of the play. They depict Artemis and Aphrodite, and they serve as a constant reminder that these two… (read full symbol analysis)