Monthly Archives: January 2017

The Longest Journey: Inanna’s Descent

Myth Reading Group Thursday 2 February 12.00-1.30pm in Room NTC.2.06 We are very pleased to announce that Dr Leon Burnett, founding Director of the Centre for Myth Studies, will open our discussion of mythical journeys with a session on Inanna’s … Continue reading

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Sally Pomme Clayton on Babayaga and the Russian Forest

On 24 November 2016, we were delighted to welcome performance storyteller Sally Pomme Clayton at the Centre for Myth Studies for an exploration of the landscape of Russian fairytales and the figure of Babayaga. Professor Roderick Main (Director of the … Continue reading

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Sophia Centre Conference in Bath

Readers may be interested in the following call for papers. The Annual Sophia Centre Conference  will be held on 1-2 July 2017 at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath– The Talking Sky: Myths and Meaning in the Celestial … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: Journeys

Centre for Myth Studies Myth Reading Group Call for Proposals: Journeys   The Myth Reading Group returns this term with the theme of “Journeys”. We are looking for proposals that focus on journeys within myth and in mythical tales as … Continue reading

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