"Greek myth owes its immortality - often in many varied versions - to the fact that it was cultivated for at least fourteen centuries in the places where it was born by a host of epic, lyric and dramatic poets, who wished to make of it a vehicle for the ideals of the Greek world. Many typical fe..
Ancient Greek culture is one of the vital wellsprings of Western civilization. It has shaped our arts and architecture, drama and literature, philosophy and politics. Its most vibrant imprint, however, can be found in words that, beyond being popular in their day, continue to serve our language and ..