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Mythology in Literary Culture

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Drawing of a mythical face with sinister eyes and open mouth with sharp teeth. Animal pelt hangs in background. Caption. Is of the early explorations and voyages.

Ancient myths from all cultures help shape the stories we know today and give us modern stereotypes. Takes a look at five classical archetypes and cites examples of each found in familiar literature, film, art, and popular culture. Identifies and discusses the Hero/Warrior, Temptress, Trickster, Destroyer, and Transgressor.

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Runtime: 20 minutes 37 seconds

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