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Jane Harrison: Classics for Paganism
14-07-2019, 05:09 PM
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Jane Harrison: Classics for Paganism
About The Event
Victorian Classicist Jane Ellen Harrison was a renegade celebrity scholar who promoted widely several of the concepts which came to be pillars of the Pagan revival: the concept of an ancient universal mother goddess; the three phases of Maiden, Mother, and Crone; and the belief that Greek religion was cthonic, ecstatic and primal. Harrison and her ideas are the subject of this lecture. She herself was charismatic, powerful character; she took society by storm, rocking a few boats and changing the landscape of ancient religion. Join us for a memorable lecture

Dr Liz Williams has a PhD in History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Cambridge. She is a science fiction and fantasy writer, also co-director of a witchcraft supply business. Dr Williams is a wonderful speaker and we welcome her back to Treadwell's.


https://www.treadwells-london.com/events...38a3cccabf
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