Ep 2: No Country For Old Gods...

18:44
 
Condividi
 

Manage episode 275840686 series 2815269
Creato da Patrick Garner, autore scoperto da Player FM e dalla nostra community - Il copyright è detenuto dall'editore, non da Player FM, e l'audio viene riprodotto direttamente dal suo server. Clicca sul pulsante Iscriviti per rimanere aggiornato su Player FM, o incolla l'URL del feed in un altra app per i podcast.

Episode two examines what really happened to the revered Greek gods and where they are today. Historians treat them as fantasies, as "myths."
Here we suspend our disbelief and explore why the gods were never myths; here, too, we follow them as they slowly retreat during the collapse of the Roman empire--and wander into other pursuits as a new religion slowly subverts the old.
Narrated by mythologist and best-selling author, Patrick Garner, Garner's Greek Mythology is unlike any other Greek history series. The series views these divine beings as if they were anything but mythical... And wonderfully, in episode 2 we encounter with all the greats--Gaia, Zeus, Apollo, Artemis, Aphrodite, Ares, Hestia, Hermes, Hades, Hera, Hephaistos and Dionysus.
(Musical score includes selections from Fesliyan Studios.)

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/garnersgreekmythology)

22 episodi