Greek Mythology 15 Mythological Monsters

Greek Mythology 15 - Monsters in Myth Myth and the Monstrous Pan God of natural spaces shepherds flocks and rustic music Pan Aegocerus Pan of the

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Monsters in Myth Myth and the Monstrous
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Pan God of natural spaces, shepherds, flocks and rustic music Pan Aegocerus Pan of the Goat Horns Paein To pasture
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Pan and Echo Multiple versions of Echo’s origins Anger of Hera Nymph Great singer and dancer, but rejected men Pan orders his followers to tear her apart Gaia receives her and allows her voice to remain within the world
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Pan Closely associated with Dionysus and clearly closely linked with the idea of satyrs Possibly grows out of the cult of Dionysus, but remains deeply interconnected to rural spaces in a way that Dionysus does not Pan and Panic Similar relationship to transformative states
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Monsters in Myth In most cases, monstrosity in myth is expressed in terms of distortion or hybridity Usually used as a foil for heroic action
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What is monstrosity? What makes something a monster? Kekrops as
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2012 for the course CLASSICS 122 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '12 term at UMass (Amherst).

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Greek Mythology 15 - Monsters in Myth Myth and the Monstrous Pan God of natural spaces shepherds flocks and rustic music Pan Aegocerus Pan of the

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