Redefining Dionysos (Mythoseikonpoiesis)

Redefining Dionysos (Mythoseikonpoiesis)


This ebook contributes to the knowledge of Dionysos, the Greek god of wine, dancing, theatre and ecstasy, through placing jointly 30 reviews of classical students. They mix the research of particular circumstances of specific dimensions of the god in cult, fable, literature and iconography, with normal visions of Dionysos in antiquity and glossy instances. basically from the mix of other views do we take hold of the complicated character of Dionysos, and the kinds of his presence in several cults, literary genres, and inventive kinds, from Mycenaean instances to overdue antiquity.

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