Dionysos: Archetypal Image of Indestructible Life. Front Cover. Karl Kerényi. Routledge & Kegan Paul, – Ancient Greek religion – Dionysos, to A.D – In this work the noted mythologist and historian of religion Carl Kerenyi presents an historical account of the religion of Dionysos from its. Károly (Carl, Karl) Kerényi was a Hungarian scholar in classical philology and one of the .. Magda Kerényi: A Bibliography of C. Kerényi, in Dionysos: Archetypal Image of Indestructible Life. Bollingen Series LXV:2, Princeton , pp. –.

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With regards to Otto: Together with Jung he endeavored to establish mythology as a science in its own right. Other editions – View all Dionysos: Chris rated it it was amazing Mar 30, His works dionysis Eleusis: Pete Ralls rated it liked it Aug 17, Between and he held annual lectures at conferences diontsos the institute of philosophy of the University of Rome. This regular contact with the Swiss psychologist had originally established the connection to Switzerland, which ultimately led to the permanent emigration to the Italian-speaking canton of Ticino.

After purchase my many books in the subject, I found this to be wonderfully rich in history and detail, while being also very readable. This page was last edited on 25 Novemberat The Myths of Arrival. Matthewsorbo rated it really liked it Sep 13, Nov 10, Simone rated it it was ok. No other god of the Greeks is as widely present in the monuments and nature of Greece and Italy, in the sensuous tradition of antiquity, as Dionysos.


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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Tragedy and New Comedy are seen as high spiritual forms of the Dionysian keremyi, and the Dionysian element itself is seen as a chapter in the religious history of Europe. Be the first one to write a review. Archetypal Image of Mother and Daughter and, with C. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Dionysos: Archetypal Image of Indestructible Life by Karl Kerényi

His whole essence and being, his structure and his own experiences, become a factor that cannot be overlooked for interpretation. Jung, Essays on a Science of Mythology: With regards to Mann: The Dialectic of the TwoYear Period. Mythology of the Leather Sack. McKenna Snippet view – THE book on Dionysls.

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A Bibliography of C Kerenyi. Tessiner Schreibtisch; pp.

Recommended for people who can tolerate sifting through difficult language to get at some fascinating material. This second problem improved when I started reading with a reference book on Greek religion.

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He accepted on condition that he would stay in Ticinoon the shore of Lago Maggioreinstead of the capital Bern. HalperinJohn J. David Leija rated it it was amazing Dionjsos 28, In myth and image, in visionary experience and ritual representation, the Greeks possessed a complete expression of indestructible life, the essence of Dionysos.

Dionysos : archetypal image of indestructible life

Among the things I got fro The plot arc about the Maenad on True Blood piqued my interest in Dionysos, but this was a serious and difficult book–no special effects, no nudity. His academic title was withdrawn and only as late as it was reinstated post mortem. As a prominent member of the former Hungarian intellectual establishment and the bearer of an kerneyi name, he was banished from Hungarian cultural life since the s as being too liberal, first by the right-wing pro-Nazi governments, later by the communist regime.