values and models of heroism to be adopted, emulated, contested, and revised in
speech of Sarpedon pp. 124-25
description of how things ought to work in the Homeric world
contrasted with situations in which social har
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Divine and human motivation in the Aeneid:
Venus and Cupid intervene in strategy to make Dido fall in love with Aeneas
against her will
She initially appears as someone who is
Roman Mythology Study Guide
-Odysseus and his men raid the Cicones.
-Council of the gods. Athena bargains with Zeus.
-They arrive at the Land of the Lotus Eaters.
-Athena visits Telemachus; he sails for
-Odysseus blinds Polyphemus.
Invocation of the Muses.
Muses announce their intention to sing truth through Hesiod and the
order of races in their song.
Chaos (the "chasm" in West's trans.), an empty space that fills the
Timeline of Delphi
Chronological Timeline: (following Hoyle)
Worship of Gaia at Delphi.
Apollo arrives at Delphi.
Delphi's fame spreads thoroughout Greece as well as beyond her borders.
During the coloni
The Odyssey by Homer
First, boy who sits around and does nothing; grows into something with Athenas help
Old maid who recognizes Odysseus scar first; raised Odysseus and Telemachus
journey home: i.e. Greek heroes after th
Response Paper 3, Group B; Fanny Hill and Plato
Platos Republic is one of his most famous works, and the most important take away from
it we have for the purposes of this class is that Plato espoused moral absolutes, and valued t
Response Paper 1, Group B: Aristophanes Frogs
In Aristophanes Frogs, Dionysus goes down to Hades to retrieve the soul of the recently
departed Euripides to save the ailing city of Athens, but all does not go as planned. On the wa
Response Paper 2, Group B; Hipponax and Lenny Bruce
From the works of Aristophanes and Juvenal to George Carlin and the comics of
Saturday Night Live, satire has been a popular form of comedy across the ages. Comparing
IMPORTANT A note on the content of this course. For obvious
Last week, NYC and Company appointed Taylor Swift the Global Welcome Ambassador
to New York, and the hearts of city natives, including my own, lit ablaze with rage. And before
you think that this is going to be just another case of girl on girl hate for t
CLST 100 Identifications
Actaeon: one of Cadmuss grandsons; Ovid details his story in Book III of
Metamorphoses. Out hunting one day, he happens upon Diana bathing in the woods,
who turns him into a stag. He then gets chased by his hounds and torn apart.