antigone antigone  /æ ˈtɪ ɡə ni/

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  • (n) (Greek mythology) the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her father and was condemned to death

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  • Antigone Rising Brings It Back Home

    On July 26, Glen Cove residents will have a chance to hear some homegrown talent who has hit it big over past decade when Antigone Rising takes the stage for week four of the Downtown Sounds Concert Series. Two members of the all-female band call Glen Cove home, having graduated from Glen Cove High School and then returning to the area after working in New York City for several years. Sisters ...
    on July 27, 2013     Source: Glen Cove Record-Pilot

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  1. "It was very hard to do. I think that it's really hard with young adults to do tragedy and keep it in check. I felt like we did a better job by the time I got to 'Antigone' (2005) (avoiding) some sort of shriek-fest," Greenberg said. "Earlier...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Joanne Greenberg Source: Rutland Herald

  2. "There is a division in the Greeks," says Bond, "between the social problem and the self problem that we have to resolve. You can't have Orestes and Oedipus in the same play. You can't have Antigone and Medea in the same play. One also has to...
    on Jan 2, 2008 By: Edward Bond Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. And international superstar, Sheryl Crow, said: "Antigone Rising is a band that has a lot of heart, soul and talent."
    on May 24, 2005 By: Sheryl Crow Source: New Age Media Concepts (press release)

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