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Thursday 21 January: Osiris: Egyptian God of the Afterlife

The Myth Reading Group returns this term with the theme of “Afterlives”. Our opening session, introduced by Dr. Leon Burnett, will be on Osiris. In his lifetime, according to myth, Osiris was responsible for introducing civilization and agriculture to Egypt … Continue reading

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Thursday 21 February: Khepri the Ancient Egyptian Scarab Deity

Myth Reading Group Thursday 21 February 2013 5 – 6 p.m. Room 5A.118 Four texts: R. T. Rundle Clark on Khepri (Myth and Symbol in Ancient Egypt, pp. 40-1) [link expired] Jung, the scarab and synchronicity (‘On Synchronicity’ par. 982 … Continue reading

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