The Question and Answer section for Medea is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Check out "Chorus of Corinthian Women" women at the GradeSaver link below. It is at the bottom of the page.
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
Check out The position of women at the GradeSaver link below: