Monday, 20 July 2015

Primary Texts for Greek Mythology

Mythology and Literature are intertwined.

Whether you're reading them for the story or the literary values here's a hopefully useful list in chronological order of Greek and Latin texts.

Home the Iliad and Odyssey

The Homeric Hymns

Hesiod Theogony

The greek dramatists Aeschylus Sophocles Euripides and Aristophanes

Callimachus

The Greek Pastoral Poets

Apollonius Rhodius Argonautica

Catullus

Virgil  the Eclouges Georgics and Aeneid

Horace

Ovid the Metamorphoses Heroides and Fasti

Apollodorus