Univ of Chicago Pr "Medusa" Book is written by David Leeming and explores what the changing Medusa myth reveals about our culture.
Univ of Chicago Pr "Medusa" Book explores how and why the mythical figure of the gorgon has become one of the most important ideas throughout human history. Book shows the Medusa myth to be a cultural dream to develop with our time.
Age group and grade: Ages 15+ years
Title: "Medusa: In the Mirror of Time"
Author: David Leeming
Number of pages: 128
Publisher: Reaktion Books
Publication date: 4/15/2013
Size: 8.6"H x 5.5"W x 0.8"D
Book represents Medusa's biography, searching for the origins of the myth in cultures more ancient than Classical Greece
Ultimately book shows the Medusa myth to be a cultural dream, which continues to develop and change with our times
Book explores what the changing Medusa myth reveals about our culture, and ourselves
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