Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Experiences of Tiresias: The Feminine and the Greek Man” as Want to Read:
The Experiences of Tiresias: The Feminine and the Greek Man
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Experiences of Tiresias: The Feminine and the Greek Man

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating details ·  10 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
Nicole Loraux has devoted much of her writing to charting the paths of the Greek "imaginary," revealing a collective masculine psyche fraught with ambivalence as it tries to grasp the differences between nature and culture, body and soul, woman and man. The Experiences of Tiresias, its title referring to the shepherd struck blind after glimpsing Athena's naked body, captur ...more
Paperback, 356 pages
Published November 30th 1997 by Princeton University Press (first published 1989)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Experiences of Tiresias, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Experiences of Tiresias

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-40)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Lola Fernández
rated it really liked it
Dec 10, 2014
Nadia
rated it really liked it
Jun 13, 2017
Volumetrico
rated it it was ok
Oct 17, 2018
Hélène
rated it really liked it
Nov 10, 2010
Maria Adele
rated it it was amazing
Jul 24, 2018
¿JeTam?
rated it really liked it
Jan 04, 2011
Greengoliath
rated it it was amazing
Apr 05, 2016
Rachel
rated it really liked it
Apr 12, 2017
Koko
rated it really liked it
May 03, 2010
Christina
rated it really liked it
Nov 02, 2013
Isabel
marked it as to-read
Jul 11, 2007
Kim
marked it as to-read
Dec 23, 2008
Robert
added it
Jan 30, 2012
Saburi Pandit
marked it as to-read
Jun 17, 2012
ItzaF
marked it as to-read
Nov 07, 2012
Aaron Rubman
marked it as to-read
Mar 09, 2013
Jenny
marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2014
Amy
marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
jiri_nvk
marked it as to-read
Nov 03, 2014
Maddy
marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2015
Eva Della Lana
marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2015
Lu
marked it as to-read
Oct 24, 2015
Kristin
marked it as to-read
Dec 31, 2015
Rabbidpunch
marked it as to-read
May 30, 2016
Jay
marked it as to-read
Jun 09, 2016
Renan Virginio
marked it as to-read
Aug 19, 2016
Erasmus
marked it as to-read
Nov 11, 2016
Jonathan
marked it as to-read
Feb 16, 2017
Katerina Stournara
marked it as to-read
Feb 25, 2017
Francesca Pesci
marked it as to-read
Sep 06, 2017
Madeline Marsanne
marked it as to-read
Jan 19, 2018
Sandra
marked it as to-read
Jul 25, 2018
Alfredo
marked it as to-read
Sep 03, 2018
Pasto27
marked it as to-read
Oct 07, 2018
Leire
marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2017
Rodrigo Ramos
marked it as to-read
Apr 23, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »