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Rites of passage in ancient Greece

literature, religion, society

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Published by Bucknell University Press, Associated University Presses in Lewisburg, Pa, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism.,
  • Greek literature -- Themes, motives.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mark W. Padilla.
    SeriesBucknell review -- v. 43, no. 1.
    ContributionsPadilla, Mark William.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 p. ;
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18137365M
    ISBN 10083875418X

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Padilla. This volume reflects on liminality as it relates to initiatory themes in Greek literature and on literary works, especially tragedy, that represent heroes and heroines undergoing rites of passage/5(2).

This volume reflects on liminality as it relates to initiatory themes in Greek literature and on literary works, especially tragedy, that represent heroes and heroines undergoing rites of passage.

— In the following essay W. Tyrrell (“Antigone’s Unnoticed Rite of Passage”, pp. ) tries to interpret rites of passage, as they seem to appear in Sophocles’ Antigone, against the background of the reality in 5th century Athens in order to stress the deep connections between dramatic fiction and Athenian contemporary : Mischa Meier.

Summary This volume reflects on liminality as it relates to initiatory themes in Greek literature and on literary works, especially tragedy, that represent heroes and heroines undergoing rites of passage.

Featured works include Aeschylus's Prometheus Bound, Euripides' Ion and Iphigenia in Tauris, and Sophocles' Antigone and Women of Trachis. Rites of Passage in Ancient Greece: Literature, Religion, Society Bucknell Review: : Padilla, Mark W.: BooksAuthor: Mark W.

Padilla. The twelve essays in this volume of Bucknell Review treat the topic of rites of passage in ancient Greece, focusing largely on Athenian tragedy, but also Plato, the Greek novel, the festival of Anthesteria, and other topics.

The Rites Of Passage Author: Bruce Mincks. Euripides' Helen and Female Rites of Passage: p. Cults of Dionysus: Transvestite Dionysos: p. The Choes and Anthesteria Reconsidered: Male Maturation Rites and the Peloponnesian Wars: p.

The Reconstitution of the Liminal Passage in the Ancient Novel: Fluctuating Meanings: "Passage Rites" in Ritual, Myth, Odyssey, and the Greek. This volume reflects on liminality as it relates to initiatory themes in Greek literature and on literary works, especially tragedy, that represent heroes and heroines undergoing rites of passage.

Featured works include Aeschylus's Prometheus Bound, Euripides' Ion and Iphigenia in Tauris, and Sophocles' Antigone and Women of : Mark W. Padilla. In most of the civilised world, at least as far back as 5, years ago, there were women shamans or priestesses who represented the godhead in sacred sex rites and, in ancient Greece, they were known as hierodules.

The Dionysian Mysteries were a ritual of ancient Greece and Rome which sometimes used intoxicants and other trance-inducing techniques to remove inhibitions and social constraints, liberating the individual to return to a natural state. It also provided some liberation for those marginalized by Greek society: women, slaves, outlaws, and non-citizens.

In their final phase the Mysteries shifted their emphasis. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow more. Review: M. Padilla's Rites of Passage in Ancient Greece: Literature, Religion, Society.

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Rites of Passage is the new title in this series which addresses important issues of the day, and examines how each of the eight major religions approaches a particular theme. Constructed to be comparative, the books are both authoritative and accessible.

''Rites of Passage'' is a knowledgeable book By Gary Ferguson and Kathleen Wall, revolving around the rituals that mark a change in a person's social status. The narrative provides an earnest lesson to the readers that they can control the changes and demanding situations in their life graciously.

What were some examples of ‘Rites of Passage’ in Ancient Greece. Where there any examples of a ‘rites of passage’ that existed in Ancient Greece in the different polis’s. If yes — what are some examples.

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The Rites of Passage, has been a staple of anthropological education for more than a century. Rites of Passage in Ancient Greece. Literature, Religion, Society. : Cults and Rites in Ancient Greece: Essays on Religion and Society (): Jameson, Michael H., Stallsmith, Allaire B., Cartledge, Paul, Graf Cited by: 1.

In comparing the symposium to a Männerbund (brotherhood), this article reflects on its role as a backdrop to the discourse of social ‘initiation’ in a broader discussion of ‘rites of passage’ – rituals that more or less explicitly sacramentalize and define the development of the individual as a social being in ancient Greece, as in other : Claude Calame.

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