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the mythology of the ancient Greeks

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According to The Hollywood Reporter, the forthcoming streaming service has handed out an eight-episode, straight-to-series order for 'Circe,' a modern-day take on the world of Greek mythology based on Madeline Miller's best-seller of the same name.
Asclepius was the Greek god of healing in Greek mythology, but Hammurabi was Babylonian, not Greek.
Any Greek Mythology enthusiast would enjoy this series; it gives an almost accurate, yet more modern description of the myths that many are familiar with.
Despite being inspired by the concept of Greek mythology (and being produced by Kevin Killen, a titan whose previous clients include U2), In the Time of Gods doesn't feel grandiose.
Whether Orpheus ever lived other than in Greek mythology, his fame as a musician, a poet, a prophet, and the man who tried to bring his wife Eurydice back from Hades has flourished through European civilisation's love of Classical mythology long after other gods and goddesses have passed their sell-by date.
LAST ONE The actress ends her travelogue on more familiar territory - Greek mythology. She hikes up Mount Olympus to see the spot where ancient Greeks believed the gods dwelled.
This collection of twenty eight articles on interpreting Greco-Roman culture presents a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to examining Greek mythology within the broader context of the intellectual and cultural development of the ancient world and provides an in depth discussion of the influence of traditional stories on the development of a shared historical culture.
This collection sets out to situate Luce Irigaray's thinking on Greek mythology. As Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak notes in her foreword, Irigaray skilfully negotiates the way between psychoanalytic discourse and Greek thought, in order to conceptualise the paradoxes of subjectivity.
Based on the first of five books by Rick Riordan, this is an all-action adventure inspired by Greek mythology, which seamlessly melds live action and computer trickery.
The effects add colour to a quaint story pegged on Greek mythology. The 3-D version is not as vibrant as Avatar, but that's because COTT lacks the colours of the James Cameron epic and is essentially a darker flick -- not necessarily because the actors here don't have blue skin.
The cast of new fantasy movie Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief hope it will encourage kids to learn more about Greek mythology.
Ritual ceremonies were conducted in a part of the open-air sanctuary called the ash altar of Zeus, the head god of Greek mythology. Romano's team reported initial evidence of ritual activity at the ash altar of Zeus in 2007.
This book has contributions by twelve authors for young people on the subject of Riordan's Percy Jackson stories which are all based on Greek mythology. Australian authors Paul Collins and Sophie Masson are amongst the twelve.
In Greek mythology, Hector is a Trojan prince and the greatest fighter for Troy in the Trojan War.
Westmoreland is a comprehensive, impressively researched, superbly organized and written body of work which is divided into three major sections: Greek Mythology, The Ancient Greeks; and Conclusions.