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Unformatted text preview: Demeter and Dersephone Persephone Hermes Hekate Demeter Moral allegory: represents an abstract concept judgment of Paris-think about wisdom and politics Hera Athena Aphrodite Hermes Paris Moral allegory: Odysseus and the Sirens-moral-dont give into sexual temptation Historical Allegory: herakles and the Hydra herakles took down 50 archers I. Sigmund Freud and his psychoanalytic approach to mythology first major work: The Interpretation of Dreams Oedipeus complex According to Freud: 1. suppressed childhood wishes surface in dreams 2. myths are like dreams 3. Terms: ID and Ego...
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- Spring '08