- Euripides. The Medea. Euripides I. Translated by Rex Warner. Edited by David Grene and Richmond Lattimore. Chicago: U of Chicago Press, 1955.
- Wilner, Eleanor. Translator's Preface to Medea.. Philadelphia: U of Penn Press, 1998.
The Question and Answer section for Medea is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
She fits into both rolls because she is a hero becasue she helps the woman know that they dont have to take orders from men, but she is a tyrant because she killed her children and Creon and Jasons new wife
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The Nurse's speech provided the story's background.