When: Monday Oct 16, 11:30am-1:30pm
Where: Vivace Restaurant
Instructor: Bella Vivante Professor Emerita of Classics, University of Arizona, Her research focuses on Homer, ancient Greek drama
Orion, Andromeda, Cassopeia
Who are these and other characters populating the nightly constellations? And how did these star patterns acquire these mythological names? This talk will look at some of these distinctive constellations, discuss the mythologies associated with them, and consider the significance of this mythological projection onto the night sky.
Register for Food for Thought: Mythology of the Night Sky
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