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Photo of the Acheron by ale3andro. Acheron: The Acheron is a real river that flows through northwest Greece, but it also figures prominently in classical mythology. In Homer's Odyssey, Circe directs Odysseus to the underworld, telling him that he must find the point where the Acheron meets the Pyriphlegethon and of a branch of Styx. The poet Vergil mentions also Acheron in the Aeneid, identifying it as the river from which the Styx and Cocytus rivers flow. The ferryman Charon was suppos
I chose the Jellyfish picture for its contradictions, similar to the ones found in classical mythology. The jellyfish is a beautiful creature but its sting can kill you. Many of the women that we have studied have a combination of danger and beauty (Calypso, Circe, the Sirens, Helen). The jellyfish is located in the ocean, a source of danger and delight for Odysseus. Finally, the beautiful/dangerous feature of the jellyfish is similar to the gods' relationship to mortals in classical…
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