A tragic hero in Greek mythology Oedipus accidentally fulfilled a prophecy that he would end up killing his father and marrying his mother thereby bringing disaster to his city and family. Later he also solves the riddle of the Sphinx liberating the city of Thebes of her curse.
Detailing the thoughts of major psychologists including Sigmund Freud Jacques Lacan and Alain Badiou. On his return Creon announces that the oracle instructs them to find the murderer of Laius the king who ruled Thebes before Oedipus. AntiOedipus thirty years on. BTo rid Thebes of the plague that afflicts its. Explore more. In Liberating Oedipus? Psychoanalysis as Critical Theory Dr. In Liberating Oedipus?. including two years at Smolny College the first liberal arts college in Russia operating under the auspices of St. Liberating Oedipus? is a critical text for scholars of political theory and those interested in the history of ideas. Filip Kovacevic demonstrates how psychoanalytic theory can join political theory in designing. The play Oedipus the King is an unambiguous case of Hellenic tragedy. The experiments are released in a new series called Studio Oedipus and will be numbered from 1 to infinity. Éric alliez. Liberating Oedipus? has also been cited in the masters and doctoral theses on psychoanalysis as critical social theory.