This section is dedicated to exploring Classical Greek myths and legends and to see how these themes have informed Western culture. Here you’ll find a listing of the major Greek gods, and the texts from which they’ve migrated through history. We’ll also look at Greek Classical motifs and how these themes are present in our daily lives, which we may not even be aware of. Also, we will review major texts that focus on specific Greek themes.
The origins of the Greek Gods, as told by Hesiod, Homer, and a few other Greek Classical authors. A look at father-son relationships and the mother goddess-son lover motif. Raises the question, “What do these two motifs have to do with the origins of civilization, and what do these themes suggest about evolution?”
An alphabetized listing of the major Greek gods and what they are famous for.
Last updated on December 27, 2016 at 9:19 pm. Word Count: 153