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Unformatted text preview: D. Jupiter, Augustus and the "Palatine District of Heaven" II. Metamorphoses A. The Theme of "Changes in Form" 1. Daphne and Apollo 2. Protean Water 3. A World of Change: "Nothing is constant in the whole world. Everything is in a state of flux, and comes into being as a transient appearance." Book XV, p. 339 B. An Analogy: Odyssey : Iliad :: Metamorphoses : Aeneid C. Art for Art's Sake 1. Art as metamorphosis: "My purpose is to tell of bodies which have been transformed into shapes of a different kind." 2. Pygmalion and Galatea...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course CLAS 170 taught by Professor Staley during the Spring '07 term at Maryland.
- Spring '07