jm17 - Ino, Queen of Orchomenus Athamas, King of Orchomenus...

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God of the life force God of a divinely inspired madness (frenzy) Two Hmeric Hymns Apollodorus- Bibliotheca Ovid- Metamorphoses Euripides- Bacchae o The Birth and Early Youth of Dionysus Semele, daughter of Cadmus, King of Thebes Affair with Zeus Wrath of Hera- comes to Semele as an old woman and makes her doubt whether the old man is really Zeus Appearance of Zeus Death of Semele Fetus saved by Hermes, Zeus o Twice born Ino, Queen of Orchomenus
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Unformatted text preview: Ino, Queen of Orchomenus Athamas, King of Orchomenus o Wrath of Hera o Melicertes, son of Ino Fate of Ino and Melicertes Leucothea (White Goddess) Palaemon o Dionysus in Nysa Land of Nysa Etymology (Zeus of Nysa) Art of making wine Stricken with madness Wanders east from Phrygia o Dionysus(Bacchus) Female Followers Maenads (raging women) or Bacchae...
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