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Non-human character; challenger of Job
Virgin goddess of wisdom; acknowledges role of daughters of night
Suitor who tries to bargain for their lives
Wife of polytrophic hero; paragon of females
Greek god of drama; seeks a good playwright to save Athens; Moderator of Dramatic Debate
Daughters of night; support familial bond
Daughter sacrificed by Agamemnon
Nymph on the isle of Ogygia
Servant of Greek god of drama; proves to be more intelligent and wit
Biblical debator and friend of Job
Doorkeeper of Hades; whips god of drama and servant
Athenian supporter of deliberation in the Mytilenean Debate
Author of The Odyssey
Athenian opponent of Sicilian Expedition; Athens loses when he becomes general
Debating playwright; more traditional champion of classical, idolized, heroic characters; wins debate
Debating playwright; avant-garde champion of the common man; loses debate
Avenger of Agamemnon; pursued by the daughters of night
Faithful follower tested by God; questions why he suffers
Greek god of reason and logic; supports marital bond
Half-brother of Greek god of drama; loves pea soup
Flamboyant and ambitious Athenian statesman and general; fights for Sparta when betrayed by Athens
Author of The Frogs
Greek god of the Underworld; host of the Dramatic Debate
Swineherd loyal to polytrophic hero
Agamemnon's wife. cheats on him with Aegisthus
Biblical debator; repeated what the three other friend/debators said; existence questioned
Main suitor; plotted to kill polytrophic hero's son
Author of The Eumenides
Phaecian king, gives polytrophic hero passage back home
Action-oriented, anti-discussion Athenian general
Biblical debator and friend of Job
The 'First Athenian,' great orator, dies from plague
Author of The History of the Peloponnesian War
Biblical debator and friend of Job
Polytrophic hero of famous Greek epic poem
Polytrophic hero's son; comes of age throughout poem

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