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Unformatted text preview: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 Lecture 15 Aphrodite- Patron goddess of Rome- Mother of Eros- Torso is hard to distinguish gender o A paradox o Most beautiful female has many male qualities Ares- Roman name: Mars- God of War and Bloodlust- Note: Athena is the Goddess of war but for military strategy and defence. Ares is the god of violent wars- Hated by all gods and men- Only child of BOTH Zeus and Hera- Has an affair with Aphrodite (bears Panic, Fear, and Harmonia)- Represents violence and blood-lust- Much more respected in Roman mythology Hestia- Roman name: Vesta- Virgin sister of Zeus- First and Last born (remember born first but vomited out by Kronos last)...
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This note was uploaded on 01/10/2011 for the course CLASSICS 2200 taught by Professor Sharp during the Winter '10 term at UWO.
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