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04 Contemporary Interpretations, Olympian deities in classical Greek and Roman religion, with footnotes, 3

Betsy Podlach, United States

Cupid and Psyche, c. 2002

Oil and egg tempera on linen

66”:66”

Private Collection

Cupid and Psyche is a story originally from Metamorphoses, written in the 2nd Century AD by Lucius Apuleius Madaurensis. 971 more words

Allegorical Art

 Before I start, allow me to thank Art Bacchant for the post  which alerted me to the existence of this artist. The painting below, titled… 208 more words

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Cupid and Psyche and La Belle et La Bete - Close Reading

Students – the past few days we have been reading and examining the Ancient Greek story of Cupid and Psyche in class. Below you will find some of the notes we took together  -use them to add to your own notes or help you study. 128 more words

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book review: Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis

TILL WE HAVE FACES by C.S. Lewis
★★★★★
originally published in 1956

“When the time comes to you at which you will be forced at last to utter the speech which has lain at the center of your soul for years which you have, all that time, idiot-like, been saying over and over, you’ll not talk about the joy of words.

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Tea and a Story: The Heroine's Journey

While I’ve been reading fairy tales, myths, folklore, and legends since I was a young child, I first developed a deep love of the cultural significance of different stories when I bought an old collection of fairy tales at a used book store called  1,748 more words

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The Heroine's Journey

While I’ve been reading fairy tales, myths, folklore, and legends since I was a young child, I first developed a deep love of the cultural significance of different stories when I bought an old collection of fairy tales at a used book store called  1,748 more words

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