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Unformatted text preview: o Two wars in heaven. Zeus v. titans (previous generation) Zeus v. Typhones (Chaose monster) o Establishment of Order. Poem opening invokes Muses: -Begin our singing with the Helikonian Muses, Who possess Mount Helikon, high and holy. -And they breathed into me, a voice divine, so I might celebrate past and future. And they told me to hymn the generation of the eternal gods. The First Gods -Chaos (a void) -Gaia (earth) -Tartarus (a dark pit) -Eros (desire) Gaea, Earth Uranus (Ouranos) Sky Gaea Earth + Uranus Earth Cyclopes and Hundred Handers and 12 Titans....
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- Fall '09