Aristotle's Poetics is the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory and the first
extant ... Aristotle believed that all of these different elements had to be present in
order for ... of trage...
He says that poetic mimesis is imitation of things as they could be, not as they ...
in them sensations of pity and fear, and to purge them of these emotions so that
they ... According to Aristotle, tragedy has six main elements: plot, character,
diction, ... in the protagonist as the key factor for understanding the tragedy can
The six main elements of tragedy according to Aristotle are plot, character,
thought, diction, melody and spectacle. Aristotle believed that thought, diction,
melody and spectacle were the least... ... A: The key elements of literature are plot
, setting, character, point-of-view, ... These elements are most typical of fiction, but
A play that dramatizes the key events in the life of a king or head of state, ... The
central character in any type of drama is called the tragic hero, t/f ... According to
Aristotle, it is impossible to break down the elements that make tragedy effective, t
/f ... Which of the following is NOT an example of a play that makes the theatre...
SIX ARISTOTELIAN ELEMENTS OF A PLAY. 1. ... The combination of all these
rhythms create the impelling force of the play leading to a final climax and.
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A tragic hero is a literary character who makes a judgment error that ... An
Aristotelian tragic hero must possess specific characteristics, five of which are
below: 1) Flaw ... was perfect we would be outraged with their fate or not care
ARISTOTLE & THE ELEMENTS OF TRAGEDY: English 250. TERMS: actor ... The
hero need not die at the end, but he/she must undergo a change in fortune. In
addition, the tragic ... Of these, PLOT is the most important. The best tragic plot is
Aristotle defines tragedy according to seven characteristics: (1) it is mimetic, (2) it
is ... it arouses feelings of pity and fear and then purges these feelings through
catharsis. ... A well-formed plot must have a beginning, which is not a necessary
... The plot should be unified, meaning that every element of the plot should tie in ...
Aristotle's theory of tragedy is completely based on induction. ... cathartic effect is
that tragic representation of suffering and terrific defeat leaves an audience, not
depressed, ... There are six major components in tragedy according to Aristotle.
Aristotle on Tragedy. In the Poetics, Aristotle's famous study of Greek dramatic art,
Aristotle ... He says that poetic mimesis is imitation of things as they could be, not
as they ... According to Aristotle, tragedy has six main elements: plot, character,
diction, ... He surveys various possible types of characters on the basis of ...