Tag Archives: metamorphosis

Thursday 22 January. Alice Oswald’s “Tithonus: 46 minutes in the life of the dawn”

Join us for a discussion of Oswald’s Tithonus. Click on the link to see our poster: P-Tithonus Myth Reading Group Thursday 22 January 2015 1-2 p.m. Room 5B.332 Please read the texts below, and listen to Oswald’s performance on Radio … Continue reading

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MRG: Call for topics

This term the Myth Reading Group will continue to explore the intersection of myth and metamorphosis, conceived in all its possible meanings and nuances across genres, disciplines, and periods. We hope the versatility of the theme will inspire further discussion … Continue reading

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Thursday 11 December: Rome’s Proserpinic Transformation

Join us for a discussion of the metamorphosis of the gods in A.C. Swinburne’s Hymn to Proserpine (After the Proclamation in Rome of the Christian Faith). Click the link to see our poster: P-Hymn to Proserpine Myth Reading Group Thursday … Continue reading

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Thursday 4 December. Metamorphosis in Olive Schreiner’s The Story of an African Farm

Join us for a discussion of metamorphosis and mythic motifs in The Story of an African Farm. Click the link to see our poster:P-African Farm Myth Reading Group Thursday 4 December 2014 1-2 p.m. Room 5B.332 Texts: Schreiner.The Story of … Continue reading

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Thursday 27 November. Ibrahim Alkoni: the haunt of Man-Waddan

Join us for a discussion of Anubi and Man-Waddan in the novels of Ibrahim Alkoni. Click the link to see our poster: P-Alkoni Myth Reading Group Thursday 27 November 2014 1-2 p.m. Room 5B.332 Texts: Alkoni.Anubis Alkoni.The Bleeding of the … Continue reading

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Thursday 20 November: Arcady, the haunt of Pan

Join us for a discussion of Arcady and the haunt of Pan. Click on the link to see our poster: P-Pan Myth Reading Group Thursday 20 November 2014 1-2 p.m. Room 5B.332 Texts: Pan: Ovid, Keats, Yeats    

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Thursday 13 November: Philemon and Baucis

Join us for a discussion of the myth of Philemon and Baucis in Ovid, Goethe and Jung. Click on the link to see our poster:P-Philemon and Baucis Myth Reading Group Thursday 13 November 2014 1-2 p.m. Room 5B.332 Texts: Ovid. … Continue reading

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