Modern Mythology: Episode 3 – Hephaestus

Hello everyone! I hope you are all doing well:) I just posted the third episode of Modern Mythology on YouTube. Please check it out and let me know what you think! In this episode, with the help of Hephaestus’story, we’ll see how a “standardised” and ideal image of being a human has been oppressing peopleContinue reading “Modern Mythology: Episode 3 – Hephaestus”

Modern Mythology

Hi everyone! So, I decided to make a YouTube channel based on my podcast Modern Mythology:) This is the first episode, and it is probably of bad quality. (I don’t really know what I am doing yet…oops!) Nevertheless, I wanted to give it a go and see what happens. On this channel, I talk aboutContinue reading “Modern Mythology”

Visibility

Today, is Transgender Day of Visibility and I wanted to take my turn and give my support. I am not a trans person so, I could never understand what they go through, so by no means do I want to share their thoughts and feelings. However, I still want to support trans people in anyContinue reading “Visibility”

Daedalus and Icarus

Modern Mythology is a podcast of narration and analysis of mythological figures. The goal is to then compare then and discuss the evolution of social issues throughout history. On today’s episode we will discuss the story of Daedalus and Icarus and how it connects to Aristotle’s philosophy and quote “Everything in moderation” and how itContinue reading “Daedalus and Icarus”

The Tale of the Forgotten Woman

This is a story based on true events and is dedicated to all women fighting for their rights. A hot July in 1974 shifted Joanna’s destiny drastically. Like any other morning, Joanna got up from her sweet slumber to start getting ready for her day. Like always, she started with a relaxing bathroom routine andContinue reading “The Tale of the Forgotten Woman”

Episode 2: Hephaestus

Hello everyone:) Here you can find the newest episode of my podcast Heroes and Myths, Hephaestus. Heroes and myths is a podcast of mythology, history, and social criticism. With the help of mythological figures or heroes from ancient Greece, Cyprus, and the Middle East, I introduce specific social issues and their evolution throughout history. OnContinue reading “Episode 2: Hephaestus”

Episode 1: Aphrodite

Hello everyone! I have just published the first episode on my podcast Heroes and Myths. The podcast is a combination of history, mythology, and discussions on current social issues. It is a comparison and a study on the evolution of certain issues. The first episode is an introduction to the podcast’s goal and purpose. AsContinue reading “Episode 1: Aphrodite”

Temples, Amphitheatres, and Castles

Since I was a child I loved history and it was one of my favourite subjects in school. Naturally, I am more familiar with the history of my region’s which is the Middle East and East Mediterranean. And of course, I am more familiar with the history of Cyprus the Greek civilisation in general. Unfortunately,Continue reading “Temples, Amphitheatres, and Castles”