Ch 9-10 outline - II Bacchae p 264 ff-Name of Pentheus(penthos-1-71 Summarize where Dionysus comes from how he was born why he’s back at

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Presentation sign up and go over requirements. Chapter 9 – “Homeric Hymn to Demeter” p. 221 ff. I. Homeric hymn – What is it? II. Demeter, Persephone – Who are they? Persephone’s father? III. Woman holding power over man; marriage nullified by mother. IV. Etiological myth: 2 explanations. 1. Eleusis. 2. Seasons. Chapter 10 – Dionysus I. Read and summarize opening of “Homeric Hymn to Dionysus” (261-2)
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Unformatted text preview: II. Bacchae p. 264 ff.-Name of Pentheus (penthos)-1-71 Summarize where Dionysus comes from, how he was born, why he’s back at Thebes-208-41 Why does Pentheus fear the god?-451-513 Summarize their argument.-678-761 Describe what the messenger observes the women doing.-810-45 How does D. trick P.?-1078-1129 What happened to Pentheus?...
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