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Hypercanonical Joyce: Sam Selvon's The Lonely Londoners, creative disaffiliation, and the global afterlives of Ulysses.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Textual Practice; Feb 2022, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p326-347, 22p

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Abstract: Copyright of Textual Practice is the property of Routledge 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, download, or email ar...

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Sleeping and dreaming in Greek mythology.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sleep medicine [Sleep Med] 2022 Oct 28; Vol. 101, pp. 178-182. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 28.

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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PENELOPE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today. Jun2020, Vol. 70 Issue 6, p4-5. 2p.

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Female Ethics and Epic Rivalry: Helen in the Iliad and Penelope in the Odyssey.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Journal of Philology. Summer2019, Vol. 140 Issue 2, p189-226. 38p.

Abstract: Abstract This paper shows how Penelope and the Iliadic Helen are constructed as similar, yet ethically antitypical heroines through an intertextual dialogue that manifests itself on structural, thematic, and linguistic levels. Whereas Helen is an unfai...

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Against Penelope: An Invective Theme from Hellenistic Greece.

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Source(s): Classical World; Fall2019, Vol. 113 Issue 1, p53-63, 11p

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Abstract: Copyright of Classical World is the property of Johns Hopkins University Press 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, d...

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A Letter from Penelope.

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Source(s): American Craft; Spring2021, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p62-65, 4p, 1 Color Photograph

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Abstract: The article presents a letter by U.S. artist Indira Allegra which explores the important role of memorial as a vital part of the human experience. The letter is based on Homer's epic poem "Odyssey" in which Penelope spends many years weaving while wait...

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On the Importance of Penelope.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Polity. Jan2018, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p43-71. 29p.

Abstract: Homer's portrayal of Odysseus's wife, Penelope, has long been used as a model for the contribution of women and private life to politics. Political scholarship on Penelope has either focused on her private virtues or argued that she wields a distinctiv...

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Penelope Says.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): James Joyce Quarterly. Fall2021, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p139-140. 2p.

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Of Penelopes, Mermaids and Flying Women: Celia de Fréine's Tropes of Mobility.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Estudios Irlandeses. 2017, Issue 12, p92-103. 12p.

Abstract: En 2010 Celia de Fréine publicó su traducción al gaélico de "Penélope", un poema de la poeta gallega Xohana Torres que cuestiona el papel pasivo atribuido a las mujeres por la tradición literaria occidental y que reclama los mares ignotos como espacio ...

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On the Political Import of Penelope: Gender-Neutral Virtue and the Marriage of Eros and Friendship.

Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): Conference Papers -- American Political Science Association. 1/1/2014, p1-26. 26p.

Abstract: A conference paper discussing why Penelope's, wife of Greek leader Odysseus, individual virtues are necessary for Odysseus's survival in island Ithaka and political success of her family, is presented, which will be delivered at the American Political ...

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