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    Hellenistic

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    Diazomo

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    Cithaeron

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    Moutain

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    The World According to Garp

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    John Irving

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    Abandon hope, all ye who enter here

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    An inscription at the enterance to hell as described by dante in the divien comedy

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    Ares

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    Mars

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    Agon

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    the Greek word for conflict b/w an antagonist and a protagonist

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    THE FROGS

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    Dionysus wants to bring playwright Euripides back from the dead. Enlists help of Xanthius (a slave) and Heracles. While on the River Styx w/ Charon, Dionysus hears the chorus of the titular creatures. Discovers ongoing conflict b/w Euripides and Aeschylus ("who's-the-best-playwright"). Aeacus tries to kill Dionysus. Contest arranged b/w playwrights to see who can write/speak the "weightier" line. Aeschylus wins b/c he gives practical answers. Aeschylus returns to Athens.

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    Theodora

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    ...

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    demeters nicknames

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    mother earth

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    Thomas Malthus

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    Founder of historical demography who maintained that warfare, famine, pestilence, and artificial birth control, most of which operated in ancient Greece, checked population growth. These were called the four checks.

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    Propp

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    theory of narratology -study of story form, thought myth could be studied like a language- developed mythemes, building blocks of myths

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    Homer- appx. 9th c. BC,

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    Odyssey, Illiad : non-literate culture, 1st works of Western Culture

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    Hamlet

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    William Shakespeare, Drama, 1601

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    Cosmogony

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    A story that explains the origin of the world.

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    Ouranos

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    Sky

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    Where did the triumvirs meet in 56 BC

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    Luca

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    spectacular

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    spektakularny

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    Dionysus

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    God of Wine

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    Oedipus

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    killed father & slept with mother (oedipus complex)

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    Antigone name means this

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    Burn to Oppose

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