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Unformatted text preview: and evil. Theogony Version, Lines 354 -Zeus made this lovely evil to balance the good. Form her is the race of femailes, the deadly race and population of women, a great infestation among mortal men, at home with wealth but not with poverty. -Zeus made women as a curse for mortal men, Evil conspirators. Symbolism to Consider: -Jar as womb. -Women as containers. -Children as evil. Alienation from the Gods -Technology -Woman. -Not unique to Greek myth. Wednesday October 5, 2011 Misogyny in creation myths (hatred of women). -Greek mis hate. -+ gyn woman Greek Misogyny -Semonides of Amorgos o Lyric poet (short poems) o 7 th century BC (after Hesiod)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course CLASSICS 224 taught by Professor Kitchel during the Fall '09 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '09