Journey to the Sea

an online magazine devoted to the study of myth

Articles Tagged ‘Prometheus’

Prometheus in the Emblems of Alciato

By • Jan 1st, 2009 • Issue 7

Laura looks at a selection of sixteenth-century emblems that depict the suffering of Prometheus to explore the ways this mythological narrative is represented in visual symbols and verse. Article »

God and Man: Two Western Themes

By • Jul 1st, 2008 • Issue 1

Many Western traditions teach that mankind is separate from the divine. They typically reflect one of two contrary themes concerning man's proper response to the divine. Randy begins this series by looking at these two themes in a variety of Western myths. Article »