Artemis is a literary, iconographic, and archaeological study of the ancient Greek goddess of the hunt, who presided over the transitions and mediations between the wild and the civilized, youth and maturity, life and death. Beginning with a study of the early origins of Artemis and her cult in the...

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Main Author: Budin, Stephanie Lynn,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
Physical Description: xi, 183 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Edition: First paperback edition.
Series: Gods and heroes of the ancient world.
Table of Contents:
  • An early history of Artemis
  • The childhood and perpetual virginity of Artemis
  • Artemis of the wilds
  • Artemis and children
  • Artemis and women
  • Artemis as goddess of plague and cruelty
  • Some underappreciated aspects of Artemis
  • Artemis afterwards.