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ENGL 222: Mythology: Introduction

Basic myths of the Greeks and Romans, the cultures that produced them and/ or the Northern and Medieval myths of Europe, their backgrounds in classical culture and native folklore.


Archaic Amphora depicting Dionysus (attributed to Andokides Painter and Lysippides Painter)

This work is part of the collections in the Louvre (Department of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities).

Guide Contents

This guide will help you to: 

  • Choose an appropriate topic
  • Gather preliminary background information
  • Identify different ways to search for books and articles
  • Borrow materials from other libraries
  • Remember citing techniques

Demeter Terracotte, 3rd-2nd century BC Museo Nazionale delle Terme, Rome

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