71 minutes | Dec 29th 2016

Episode 17: Heroes at Home Deianara

This week we meet an unlikely hero, Deianara. Can this fearful, anxious woman, blamed for the death of Heracles, be considered a hero? We think so!   Passages: Sophocles Trachiniae (Women of Trachis) lines 1-48, 436-469. Translated by Michael Jameson, edited by Greene & Lattimore. Chicago, 1957.   For sources, credits and passage, visit http://mythtake.blog   Hang out with us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/mythtake/    Join us on Twitter @InnesAlison and @darrinsunstrum #MythTake #HumanitiesPodcasts   Subscribe on iTunes or Google Play so you don’t miss an episode!   Find our RSS on Podbean http://alisoninnes.podbean.com   This week’s theme music: “Super Hero” by King Louie’s Missing Monuments from the album “Live at WFMU” (2011). Used under Creative Commons license. Music used under Creative Commons license and available from Free Music Archive.
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