Monthly Archives: January 2012

Tuesday 31 January: Reflections on the Underworld

Myth Reading Group Tuesday 31 January 2012 5 – 6 p.m. Room 5B.330 (New room this term) An open discussion of the topic to date. See below for previous weeks’ texts (Inanna, Persephone, Baal) Myths from other cultures are welcome! … Continue reading

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Tuesday 24 January: Baal’s Journey to the Underworld

Myth Reading Group Tuesday 24 January 2012 5 – 6 p.m. Room 5B.330 (New room this term) The text: Baal and Mot (excerpt from J. C. L. Gibson, ed., Canaanite Myths And Legends, 1977) [link expired]

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Tuesday 17 January: Persephone – Extraordinary Renditions: To Hell and Back

Myth Reading Group Tuesday 17 January 2012 5 – 6 p.m. Room 5B.330 — NOTE CHANGE OF ROOM We have three principal texts for this week… 01 Introduction by Leon Burnett (to be read first) 02 Mandel’shtam’s Persephone Poems (‘I … Continue reading

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Spring Term 2012

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