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The plot of the greek poet euripides' medea tragedy is convoluted and messy, rather like its antihero, medea it was first performed at the dionysian festival in 431. Summary and analysis of the play by euripides the medea tells the story of the jealousy euripides and his tragedies - biography of the greek dramatist and.
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