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Sleeping with Dionysus

Sleeping with Dionysus

women, ecstacy, and addiction

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Published by The Crossing Press in Freedom, CA .
Written in English

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    • Women -- Drug use -- United States -- Literary collections,
    • Substance abuse -- United States -- Literary collections,
    • Women -- Alcohol use -- United States -- Literary collections,
    • Women -- United States -- Sexual behavior -- Literary collections,
    • American literature -- Women authors,
    • American literature -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[compiled by] Kay Marie Porterfield.
      ContributionsPorterfield, Kay Marie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS509.W6 S54 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination213 p. ;
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1414257M
      ISBN 10089594653X, 0895946521
      LC Control Number93023620

      The Bacchae’s ancient reception involves a range of materials, the study of which demands a thoroughly cross-disciplinary methodology. As this study demonstrates, ancient interest in the Bacchae extends well beyond the circles of the educated elite within the “pagan” Greco-Roman world. Hellenistic Jews and early Christians also. Dionysus returned to Greece and traveled around, teaching the making of wine. One day, he was sleeping, and a pirate ship sailed by. Thinking he was a prince, they kidnapped him. After a while, the ship was far out to sea, and he woke up. He tried to persuade the pirates he was a .

        Dionysus (Greek: Διόνυσος Dionysos) is the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine, of ritual madness, fertility, theatre and religious ecstasy in ancient Greek religion and myth. The myth about Dionysus is featured in the book entitled The story of Dionysus is featured in the book entitled "A Hand-Book of Greek and Roman Mythology. The Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome" by E.M. Berens, published in by Maynard, Merrill, & Co., New York. Learn about the the gods and goddesses of Ancient Greece and Rome.

      Myths about Dionysus - The Pirates An incident which occurred to Dionysus on one of his travels has been a favourite subject with the classic poets. One day, as some Tyrrhenian pirates approached the shores of Greece, they beheld Dionysus, in the form of a beautiful youth, attired in radiant garments. Gods of Love & Ecstasy: the Traditions of Shiva & Dionysus by Alain Danielou. Dionysos at Large by Marcel Detienne. Dionysos Slain by Marcel Detienne. A Psychoanalytic Study of the Myth of Dionysus and Apollo by Helene Deutsch, M. D. The God of Ecstasy: Sex Roles & the Madness of Dionysos by Arthur Evans. Dionysus & the Beat: Four Letters on.


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Books shelved as dionysus: The Bacchae by Euripides, Dionysos: Exciter to Frenzy by Vikki Bramshaw, Dionysos by Richard Seaford, Dionysus: Myth and Cult. : Sleeping with Dionysus book With Dionysus: Women, Ecstasy and Addiction (): Porterfield, Kay Marie: BooksAuthor: Kay Marie Porterfield.

Dionysus or Dionysos is the god of the grape-harvest, winemaking and wine, of fertility, ritual madness, religious ecstasy, festivity and theatre in ancient Greek religion and myth. He is also known as Bacchus (/ ˈ b æ k ə s / or / ˈ b ɑː k ə s /; Greek: Βάκχος, Bákkhos), the name adopted by the Romans; the frenzy he induces is thyrsus, sometimes wound with ivy and Children: Priapus, Hymen, Thoas, Staphylus, Oenopion.

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Dionysus, also known as Mr. D, is the Greek god of grape-harvest, wine, madness, parties, religious ecstasy, and theater. He also serves as the camp director of Camp Half-Blood, having been placed there by his father Zeus as punishment for chasing after an off-limits nymph.

His Roman counterpart is Bacchus. Dionysus is portrayed by Luke Camilleri in The Lightning Thief and by Stanley Tucci in Full name: Dionysus. Water F. Otto's Dionysus: Myth and Cult is a difficult but extremely rewarding study not only of the god Dionysus but of myth and cult as well.

The book is divided into two parts. The first looks at the meaning of myth and cult and their relationship, the second attempts to Sleeping with Dionysus book at Cited by: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Sleeping with Dionysus: Women, Ecstacy, and Addiction (, Paperback) at the best online prices at.

Awaiting Dionysus / Deborah DeNicola --Sleeping around / Judith Barrington --We are powerless / Sallie Bingham --Mr. and Mrs. Jack Sprat / Gianna Russo --Party of one / JoAnn Bren Guernsey --Bones of lovers / Madelyn Camrud --Stuffed on empty / Marti ZuckroV --Needless to say / Mary Ann Schaefer.

The dance of addiction. Of the many domestic spaces which Odysseus passes through, none is more luxurious than Circe’s. While most of the poem’s domestic spaces provide comfort and security, however, Circe’s home is dangerous.

The luxuries she offers are a seduction which threaten to derail Odysseus’s journey. Circe’s house is an exclusively feminine space. Camping Village Dionysus See all Corfu hostels See all Corfu hotels Camping Dionysus is situated just a short drive from Corfu town and the local airports and ferry port, making it the ideal base for visiting the rest of the island, with the resorts of Dassia, Gouvia and Ipsos nearby.

At one time a rather scarce book copies of The Sleeping Bacchus are now easily obtainable. My quick online search turned up several for sale with the intriguing 1st edition dust jacket shown above.

As an example of an impossible crime novel without a murder The Sleeping Bacchus is unique in the genre. And it certainly can hold its own against. WALTER F. OTTO (–) was a distinguished philologist and historian of Greek and Roman religion.

ROBERT B. PALMER (–) was Professor of 5/5(2). Dionysus (; Greek: Διόνυσος, Dionysos) is the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine, of ritual madness, fertility, [2] [3] theatre and religious ecstasy in Greek l, especially wine, played an important role in Greek culture with Bacchus being an important reason for this life style.

[4] His name, thought to be a theonym in Linear B tablets as di-wo-nu-so (KH Gq. Dionysus (Διόνυσος in Ancient Greek) is the Greek god of grape-harvest, wine, ritual madness, and ecstasy as well as theater.

He is also known as Mr. D, the camp director ofCamp was placed as the director by his fatherZeus as punishment for chasing after an off-limits nymph.

HisRoman counterpart is us is portrayed byLuke Camilleri in The Lightning Thief. By sleeping on or with a book, or falling asleep with a book, you will grow closer to it. You will perceive the existence of the book as you fall asleep, and as you wake up. In between REM cycles when you are not sleeping deeply, and are more susceptible to minute noises and discomforts, you might also perceive the book (even as a discomfort).

Dionysus (Linear B Diwonusos, Homeric Διώνυσος, Aeolic Ζόννυσος, Attic Διόνυσος) is the twice-born son of Zeus and Semele. His birth alone sets him apart. Snatched prematurely from the womb of his dying mother and carried to term by his father, he was born from the thigh of Zeus.

PerceivedFile Size: KB. Dionysus insisted that he was always a god (maybe because he was born from Zeus’ thigh), and stories like the Tyrrhenian Pirates (told above) seem to confirm this.

But no one believed him because his mother was a mortal. So, when Dionysus traveled back to Greece to establish his rites, he had trouble convincing people that he really was a god. Book Description.

Dionysus, god of dismemberment and sponsor of the lost or abandoned feminine, originates both Jungian psychology and literature in Remembering terized by spontaneity, fluid boundaries, sexuality, embodiment, wild nature, ecstasy and chaos, Dionysus is invoked in the writing of C.

Jung and James Hillman as the dual necessity to adopt and dismiss. In ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ the casters of the princess’s fate differ but they are usually women with supernatural capabilities such as fairies, witches, or seers.

In The Annotated Brothers Grimm, Maria Tatar writes that ‘fairies, Wise Women, and goddesses – all these women can be seen as kin to the Fates and the World Mothers.’. Dionysus (a.k.a. Bacchus) is the god of wine, theater, and revelry.

Wherever this guy goes, a party erupts around him. He is constantly surrounded by a wild gathering of female followers called Maenads, or Bacchantes, as well as a herd of Satyrs, creatures with the upper bodies of.

THE NATURE OF DIONYSUS, HIS RELIGION, AND HIS FOLLOWERS. Dionysus is a god of vegetation in general and in particular of the vine, the grape, and the making and drinking of wine, with the exhilaration and release it can bring.

He is the coursing of the blood through the veins and the throbbing intoxication of nature and of sex.Dionysus or Dionysos (Template:IPA-en; Greek Template:Lang) is the ancient Greek god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine, of ritual madness and ecstasy, and was also the driving force behind Greek theater.

This god who inspires joyful worship and ecstasy, festivals, and celebration is a major figure of Greek mythology and the religion of ancient Greece. He is included as one of the.The Cult of Dionysus was strongly associated with satyrs, centaurs, and sileni, and its characteristic symbols were the bull, the serpent, tigers/leopards, the ivy, and the Dionysia and Lenaia festivals in Athens were dedicated to Dionysus, as well as the Phallic tes worshipped him in the Dionysian Mysteries, which were comparable to and linked with the Orphic.