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Sleeping and dreaming in Greek mythology.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sleep Medicine. Jan2023, Vol. 101, p178-182. 5p.

Abstract: This article aims to emphasize the major influence of Ancient Greek Mythology on modern sleep medicine. An analysis of Greek texts and medical literature using the MeSH terms Greek mythology, sleep, Greek Gods, and myths was conducted to identify mytho...

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Psyche and Pygmalion: The Heart's Desires Revised in Louisa May Alcott's "A Marble Woman".

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of American Studies; 2022, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p1-11, 11p

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Abstract: Copyright of European Journal of American Studies is the property of European Association for American Studies and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permiss...

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Greek and Roman Motifs in the Mythology of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): CoSMO, Iss 21 (2022)

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Abstract: This article analyses the inspiration for the characters and motifs originating from Greek and Roman mythology in the mythical stories about the beginnings of Poland and Lithuania, from the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth formed in 1569. The founding fa...

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deus inludens ... flenti similis (Οv. Met. 3.650-652): Catullus' Ariadne and Ovid's Bacchus.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Mnemosyne. 2021, Vol. 74 Issue 5, p851-872. 22p.

Abstract: Ovid's fascination with Catullus' Ariadne throughout his career has been the focus of considerable critical discussion and scholars have identified a plethora of Ovidian female figures imitating the speech of the Catullan heroine. This paper examines a...

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Mord, blod och rosslande kämpars dödskval

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Source(s): Barnboken: Tidskrift för Barnlitteraturforskning, Vol 45 (2022)

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Abstract: Murder, Mayhem, and the Moans of Dying Men: Fridtjuv Berg’s Trojanska kriget and The Iliad for Children Around the turn of the twentieth century, several retellings of Homer’s epic and Greek mythology were published for children in Sweden. Fridtjuv ...

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Thetis in Identity Crisis: Inversions of the Iliad in Statius' Achilleid.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Mnemosyne. 2021, Vol. 74 Issue 5, p799-824. 26p.

Abstract: This article focuses on Statius' representation of Thetis in the Achilleid in comparison with her representation in the Iliad. Statius, it is argued, goes against the Homeric tradition, depicting the goddess with features opposite from those she posses...

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Die Jugend des Dionysos : Die Ampelos-Episode in den 'Dionysiaka' des Nonnos von Panopolis

Die Jugend des Dionysos : Die Ampelos-Episode in den 'Dionysiaka' des Nonnos von Panopolis

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Abstract: Das vorliegende Buch bietet eine eingehende Analyse der Episode um den Satyrn und Dionysos-Liebling Ampelos, die Nonnos von Panopolis (5. Jh. n.Chr.) in den Büchern zehn, elf und zwölf der Dionysiaka, dem letzten griechischen Epos der Antike, aufspannt...

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Ekphrastic Games: Ovid, the Gorgoneion, and the Invisible Shield.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Classical Philology; Jul2021, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p369-391, 23p, 1 Black and White Photograph

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Abstract: Copyright of Classical Philology is the property of University of Chicago and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, downlo...

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A Postmodern Interpretation of Oedipus Rex.

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Source(s): Language in India. Oct2013, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p106-111. 6p.

Abstract: The article analyzes the accepted interpretations of Oedipus Rex who is responsible for the murder of his father and marrying his mother. It discusses a controversy generates by Oedipus's character with respect to his actions, morality and ideological ...

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