Mark Robinson

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"Cadmus slaying the Dragon" - art by Peter Dennis ~ interesting interpretation of a myth/legend using a hero dressed in period armour instead of the Classical Greek armour and clothes that most artists use.

"Cadmus slaying the Dragon" - art by Peter Dennis ~ interesting interpretation of a myth/legend using a hero dressed in period armour instead of the Classical Greek armour and clothes that most artists use.

Spartoi- Greek myth: a people who sprang up from the teeth of a dragon. They were sown by Cadmus.

Spartoi- Greek myth: a people who sprang up from the teeth of a dragon. They were sown by Cadmus.

Bellerophon (Βελλεροφόντης) is a hero of Greek mythology. His greatest feat was killing the Chimera, a monster that Homer depicted with a lion's head, a goat's body, and a serpent's tail.

Bellerophon (Βελλεροφόντης) is a hero of Greek mythology. His greatest feat was killing the Chimera, a monster that Homer depicted with a lion's head, a goat's body, and a serpent's tail.

A poster representing the 12 labors of Hercules including accurate pictures representing the acts

A poster representing the 12 labors of Hercules including accurate pictures representing the acts

THESEUS - Was the mythical founder-king of Athens and was the son of Aethra by two fathers: Aegeus and Poseidon. Theseus was a founder-hero, like Perseus, Cadmus, or Heracles, all of whom battled and overcame foes that were identified with an archaic religious and social order. As Heracles was the Dorian hero, Theseus was a founding hero, considered by Athenians as their own great reformer:

THESEUS - Was the mythical founder-king of Athens and was the son of Aethra by two fathers: Aegeus and Poseidon. Theseus was a founder-hero, like Perseus, Cadmus, or Heracles, all of whom battled and overcame foes that were identified with an archaic religious and social order. As Heracles was the Dorian hero, Theseus was a founding hero, considered by Athenians as their own great reformer:

Ray Harryhausen Jason and the Argonauts, Ray once quoted that if he could go back and make ONE CHANGE in the 1963 Classic, it would to make the eerie skeleton fight scene at night. Marauding Skeletons and their madness easily would be more frightening after the sun goes down. He's right...

Ray Harryhausen Jason and the Argonauts, Ray once quoted that if he could go back and make ONE CHANGE in the 1963 Classic, it would to make the eerie skeleton fight scene at night. Marauding Skeletons and their madness easily would be more frightening after the sun goes down. He's right...