Focus on history of women in Ancient Greece.
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About Helen of Troy
Detailed article about the fabulous Helen of Troy in myth, literature and art.
Amazons of Greek Mythology
Brief summary of Amazon myths, listing of Amazon warriors. Part of Xena fan site.
Ancient Greek Women in Athens
Summary overview of the position of women in Ancient Athens.
A Day in the Life of an Athenian Woman
Essay with illustrations regarding the portrayal of Athenian women in art classical and Hellenistic Greece.
The Divine Sappho
Life, works of famous Greek poetess, Sappho. Includes H.T. Wharton's "Life" of Sappho, poems in translation, other classical references.
Minoan Snake Goddess
Discussion, articles, and questions concerning the "Snake Goddess" images excavated from Knosses by Sir Arthur Evans and its implications for female worship on Crete.
The Role of Women in The Art of Ancient Greece
An encyclopaedic site of brief entries concerning famous Greek women, goddesses, and literary characters from Amazons to Zosteria (Athena). Includes study questions and answers.
Role of Women in the Art of Ancient Greece
Index and references to discussions of women's position in ancient Greek art.
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