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”

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”

Modern Mythology:Hephaestus

On today’s episode with the help of Hephaestus’story we discuss the treatment of disabled people throughout history and how beauty standards have been oppressing people until today. Episode 3: Hephaestus https://anchor.fm/modernmythology94/episodes/Hephaestus-eqvmo9 Thank you for listening!

Kindness

With the arrival of the new year I went on a stroll around the city to relax and try to breath in the air of 2021. Hopefully, better air than last year. So far, it doesn’t feel that much better. Where I live, we are in tier 4 so more or less in lockdown, andContinue reading “Kindness”

Beyond

My favourite word in Greek is άνθρωπος (anthropos). Some of you may recognise it from the word anthropology which means the science of humans. Therefore, anthropos means human. However, in the Greek language it has a deeper meaning. It combines the two words ανώ and ορώ which mean up and see. So, the word canContinue reading “Beyond”