Medea & Aegeus

Today we looked at the agreement Medea makes with Aegeus, king of Athens.  We looked at the scene using PlayPosIt.  Click here for the video and the activity. Medea clearly has something up her sleeve.  What do you think she has planned? Why would. She need Aegeus’ promise of protection? 

For homework, please read lines 1018-1276 in Medea.  Based on the text, how does Euripedes build suspense? Please email me your response with *p in the subject line.

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