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Unformatted text preview: • Son by Ares ( or Hermes or Zeus) o Cf. Hesiod “Foam Born” (according to Hesiod) • Also called Cypris or Cytherea Possible Eastern Origins • Inanna, Ishtar, Astarte • Temple Prostitution (Corinth) o Hermaphroditus Son of Hermes and Aphrodite • Salmacis (nymph) o Physical Appearance o Ovid – Metamorphoses o Priapus Son of Aphrodite by Hermes or Dionysus Later Figure (Hellenistic Age)...
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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.
- Fall '11