Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Isis and Osiris - new meanings for old mythologies
Today I taught my students the myth of Isis and Osiris from Egypt, a story of jealousy, murder, and resurrection. In the back of my head as I read: how the names from this story have been appropriated for new purposes in this brave and strange new world of ours.
These words are not meant to be read in their entirety. Skim them the way this plane skims the cloud layer, jostling sometim...