Monthly Archives: November 2017

Inner Void: Gyges’ Ring of Invisibility

Myth Reading Group Thursday 30 November 12.00-1.30pm in Room 5S.3.8 We are very pleased to announce that Fliss Rich will lead a discussion of the myth of Gyges’ ring as rendered in Plato’s Republic As discussed this term, on a … Continue reading

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Round Table Discussion: Aquatic Chaos (Part II)

Myth Reading Group Round Table Thursday 23 November 12.00-1.30pm in Room 5S.3.8 We are very pleased to announce that Robert W. Allen will lead Part II of our round table discussion of Aquatic Chaos In this session, we will have … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: Trees & Forests

Centre for Myth Studies Myth Reading Group Call for Proposals: Trees & Forests We are very pleased to announce that the theme for the Spring & Summer terms is Trees & Forests. Trees hold a prominent place in cultures and … Continue reading

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Round Table Discussion: Aquatic Chaos

Myth Reading Group Round Table Thursday 16 November 12.00-1.30pm in Room 3.411 In The Poetics of Myth,  Eleazar Meletinsky, noting that “the motif of the primordial ocean that gives birth to land is universal”, writes that “the motif of aquatic … Continue reading

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Myth(s) & Magic in Pan’s Labyrinth (Part II)

Myth Reading Group Thursday 9 November 12.00-1.30pm in Room 3.411 We are very pleased to announce that Eirini Apanomeritaki will do a follow-up session of “Pan’s Labyrinth” In this session, we will have the opportunity to complete our discussion of … Continue reading

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