Daughter of Agenor, taken away by Zeus who disguised himself as a bull; becomes
queen of Crete.
Son of Europa and Zeus; king of Crete during its myth
Olympian, unwed goddess of the hearth.
Olympian goddess of sexual love.
Another name for Aphrodite; from the name of the island "Cyprus," it reveals her early origin as a Near Eastern sex goddess, like Inanna, Ishtar,
A type of myth that tells of the actions of the gods; often us
Myths of Fertility I 10/17/11:
Demeter and Related Myths
-Gaea is mother earth and is the beginning female fertility
-no one Greek Goddess cotrolled all fertility
-aphrodite (human sexuality)
-artemis (wild animals)
- Hera (mearriage, family)
Greek, Roman, and Near Eastern Mythology
TA: Nathan Hill firstname.lastname@example.org
Tim Brelinkski email@example.com 706 Sproul Hall
Lecture 1: Mythos vs. Logos
The history of ea
Same format and weight as first two exams, bring
UCD 2000 Scantron Form and #2 pencil
Chapters 18-23 ONLY (NOT cumulative)
Know Key Names, flow of each story as presented
Read questions carefully, as I will write