Aeschylus' Oresteia and the Rites of Initiation

Lampe, K. W. (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic talk, debate, discussion

Description

This was an informal lecture and discussion of the mythical and ritual background to the character arc of Orestes in Aeschylus' Oresteia.
Period4 Feb 2016
Held atBristol Classical Association, United Kingdom

Keywords

  • Greek Religion
  • Rites of Passage
  • Initiation
  • Orestes
  • Greek Tragedy
  • Aeschylus