Monstrous Females and Female Monsters 
Monstrous Females and Female Monsters
by University of Maryland
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Date Added: July 22, 2017

Lecture Description

In this lecture, Prof. Vandiver discusses the Amazons.

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Suggested readings:
"Histories" by Herodotus trans. Grene:
I do not know of any single-volume Bilingual edition for this work.

The above work does not deal extensively with Amazon women but merely contains scatted discussions of it.

Course Index

Course Description

Classical Mythology is an introduction to the primary characters and most important stories of classical Greek and Roman mythology. Among those you will study are the accounts of the creation of the world in Hesiod's Theogony and Ovid's Metamorphoses; the gods Zeus, Apollo, Demeter, Persephone, Hermes, Dionysos, and Aphrodite; the Greek Heroes, Theseus and Heracles (Hercules in the Roman version); and the most famous of all classical myths, the Trojan War.


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