Three page analysis on Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman and Sophocles’ Oedipus the King. Critics
often claim that Oedipus is a “tragic hero” meaning that his pride plays a large part in his downfall.
Contemporary critics still hold fast to the claim that Oedipus fulfills the qualifications for a
tragic hero; however, there is debate as to whether or not Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman can be
considered a tragic hero. Is Willy a tragic hero or not? Use two secondary sources to complement the
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