Greek Mythology Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)

Bremmer, Jan, ed. Interpretations of Greek Mythology. Totowa, N.J.: Barnes & Noble Books, 1986, 294 p.

Collection of essays focusing on a variety of issues related to Greek mythology and its interpretation, including essays on the origins and historical aspects of Greek myth, as well as discussions of particular myths and types of myths.

Brillante, Carlo. "History and Historical Interpretation of Myth," pp. 91-140. In Approaches to Greek Myth, edited by Lowell Edmunds. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990.

Studies the relationship between myth and history, examining in particular the way ancient Greeks viewed myth as a means of...

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