The Marriage Of Cadmus And Harmony
THE MARRIAGE OF CADMUS AND HARMONY is a book without any modern parallel. Forming an active link in a chain that reaches back through Ovid's METAMORPHOSES directly to Homer, Roberto Calasso's re-exploration of the fantastic fables and mysteries we may only think we know explodes the entire world of Greek mythology, pieces it back together, and presents it to us in a new, and astonishing, and utterly contempory way.
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Review: The Marriage of Cadmus and HarmonyUser Review - Daniel - Goodreads
A meditation on Greek mythology. Calasso teases out connections and threads in the myths, rescues obscure myths from the silence, pulls almost-forgotten variants from the shadows. He is especially ... Read full review
Review: The Marriage of Cadmus and HarmonyUser Review - Al Maki - Goodreads
My problem with oracular books is I can't tell the brilliant intuitive leaps from the side effects of hypoxia. So I didn't know what to make of it. Read full review