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Conferences in Rome and Paros

Two forthcoming conferences with an element of myth have been brought to our attention: Symposium on the Greeks (28-30 June 2019 on the Cycladic island of Paros; deadline for proposals 31 October 2018) Keats and Mythology (22-23 February 2019 at … Continue reading

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Conference: Katabasis & Depth Psychology (London, July 2019)

Call for Papers — The Descent of the Soul: Katabasis and Depth Psychology Freud Museum, London, July 2019 Deadline for abstracts: 31 October 2018 extended to beginning of December 2018 This conference is organised by Leslie Gardner and several friends of … 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 13 December: Inanna’s descent to the underworld

Myth Reading Group Tuesday 13 December 2011 5 – 6 p.m. Room 5A.330 For the final meeting of the term Marie-Louise Mederer will usher us, with Inanna, into the underworld. The text: Diane Wolkstein and Samuel Noah Kramer: The Descent … Continue reading

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