Ancient Art And Ritual

Ancient Art And Ritual Jane Ellen Harrison
  • Title: Ancient Art And Ritual
  • Author: Jane Ellen Harrison
  • ISBN: 9781434607102
  • Page: 335
  • Format: Paperback
  • Ancient Art And Ritual Jane Ellen Harrison Ancient Art And Ritual This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digiti
    This is a pre 1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process Though we have made best efforts the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience We believe this work is culturally importanThis is a pre 1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process Though we have made best efforts the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.
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    About Jane Ellen Harrison


    1. Jane Ellen Harrison 9 September 1850 15 April 1928 was a British classical scholar and linguist Harrison is one of the founders, with Karl Kerenyi and Walter Burkert, of modern studies in Ancient Greek religion and mythology She applied 19th century archaeological discoveries to the interpretation of ancient Greek religion in ways that have become standard She has also been credited with being the first woman to obtain a post in England as a career academic Harrison argued for women s suffrage but thought she would never want to vote herself Ellen Wordsworth Crofts, later second wife of Sir Francis Darwin, was Jane Harrison s best friend from her student days at Newnham, and during the period from 1898 to her death in 1903.enpedia wiki Jane_El


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    1. This book is a scholarly read and Jane Harrison shows how man has always dealt with rituals to celebrate new life or some rite of passage He could be seen enraptured in a dance or a song as he asks the gods to show mercy for rain, a healing or for food She shows how these ancient rituals evolved into art forms such as choral readings, dance forms and even drama itself Also, Greek sculpture was developed as a demure way to give homage to the gods.The one common thread behind all of the art forms [...]

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    2. A serviceable book written by a favorite author of mine whose previous work I read Themis , is much clear, detailed, and worthwhile to read However, for those who want a quicker introduction to similar material, this would suffice.

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    3. Jane Ellen Harrison, will you marry me

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    4. Informative It is an academic read, but fits in with everything I have studied.

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