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Prometheus Bound

Prometheus Bound

by Aeschylus

Prometheus Bound: We're Bound to Prometheus Eventually True or False

1. How does the setting play into Prometheus Bound?It is relatively unimportant
2. Why does Prometheus Bound qualify as a Greek tragedy?Prometheus Bound is a comedy, not a tragedy
3. How does the poetic style of Prometheus Bound enhance the message of the play?The poetic language incorporates elements of surprise and betrayal.
4. How does the prophecy that Io's descendants will free Prometheus reveal hope for the future?The dramatic fall of Prometheus to the center of the earth is not the end of the story.

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