Greek mythology today

Autumn term 2022, Greek mythology today

Monday: Greek mythology today
Time: 7.00pm-8.30pm
Start: 12.09.22
Duration: 10 weeks (no class on the 31.10.22)
Fee: 100 euro  (It is CDETB policy that refunds are only issued if a course does not form. Inchicore college night school will adhere to all Government regulations concerning Covid-19. Please see our terms and conditions for additional information).
Notes: All courses are subject to a minimum number in order to proceed. In the event that a course is oversubscribed, places will be offered on a first-booked, first-served basis and a waiting list will then be created. You will be contacted in this event.


Greek mythology today

One Greek myth will be explored over each of the ten weeks. These myths contain symbols and metaphors that are universally recognised. Over this course, Valentina will use these stories to draw parallels in our modern world and how these myths have lessons for us all to take into our day to day lives to help us understand how and why we operate in the way that we do.

Dionnysus and theatre
Ulysses and the journey
Circe, the sorceress
Arianna and the Minotaur, the labyrinth
Orpheus and Eurydice
Achilles, the hero
Aphrodite, beauty
Ade and Persephone, Spring and death
Teseos and the Argonauts, the adventure
Oedipus, family knots.


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About your tutor: Valentina Spagnesi (B.A.) Drama/Theatre Arts, PGD (Body psychotherapy)

Valentina Spagnesi

Valentina is a certified biodynamic massage therapist and founder of the Ithaca, centre of you. She originally has a background in theatre and after a period of time working in the corporate world, has re-trained as a body psychotherapist. She is passionate about integrating the body and the mind to provide a more holistic approach to life.

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