Dionysos Exciter to Frenzy

'The fates made him perfect ... the god with ox’s horns, crowned with wreaths of snakes – that’s why the Maenads twist in their hair wild snakes they capture.'  The Bacchae, 129-135, Euripides, c 400BCE Dionysos, dancing his many-formed pattern of rebirth, challenge and liberation, is one of the most intriguing and intoxicating gods of … Continue reading Dionysos Exciter to Frenzy

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