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Despised by the Greek aristocrats who would not sully their hands with manual labor Hephaestus is probably non-Greek in origin Native to Lemons Equated with Roman Vulcan Born Lame- born with a limp Married to Aphrodite Beauty and the Beast Fall from Olympus Disdain of the gods o Reflection of society Creations Pandora (dichotomy of his character) Tools and weapons of the gods Golden throne o Return to Olympus o Ares, God of War Embodiment of war and battle, blood lust
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Unformatted text preview: • Effect of warriors Despised by others “Most Hated of the Gods” Roman Mars Not married • Relationship with Aphrodite o Phobos (Fear) and Deimos (Terror) o Eros (Cupid) • Not worshipped by Greeks Few other Myths • Female Deities o Aspects Contrast males, roles of the house Roles in Mythology- parrell to women in real life Cf. Greek Society...
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2012 for the course CLT 4451 taught by Professor Andrewnichols during the Fall '11 term at University of Florida.

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