Classics 40 midterm review

Classics 40 midterm review - CLASSICS 40 MIDTERM REVIEW,...

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CLASSICS 40 MIDTERM REVIEW, WINTER ‘09 Names: Know who these people/gods are and in what piece of literature they feature: Zeus Apollo Demeter Athena Dionysus Hermes Aphrodite Pan Gaia Rhea Ouranos Kronos Typheous Metis Prometheus Five Ages of Men (esp. the Iron Age) Pandora Orpheus Protogonos Chronos Demeter the Archetype Aphrodite the Archetype Er Odysseus Agamemnon Achilles Elpinor Clytemnestra Orestes the Furies Areopagus Atreus Persephone Pythian priestess the Underworld Terms: monotheism polytheism katabasis epiphany epithet dual nature of the gods
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theogony mythoi/mythologia Theater of Dionysus/the Great Dionysia Xenia ( guest-friendship) Places: Delos Delphi Eleusis Argos/Mycenae Theme questions: Why are epiphanies important in a polytheistic religion? What are the two threads of mythoi in the Theogony ? What reassurance does Hesiod give to his fellow men about the cosmos? What kind of explanation does he give about the birth of the cosmos? How do
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2009 for the course CLASSICS 40 taught by Professor Erickson during the Winter '07 term at UCSB.

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