Roman Mythology

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Irma Zumba-Tenecela
Dr. Ellen S. Bakalian
Classical Mythology
October 12, 2016
Greek and Roman Mythology expressed through Art

Myths, the stories the ancient Greeks and Romans believed in and whose sole purpose was to provide a reasoning behind the events that occurred to both the Greek and Roman societies. It was their religion which involved their gods and the supernatural, it explained how the world they lived in came to be, or for example why it rained or why there were seasons. There are many interpretations and many versions of myths told by many writers some of who including Ovid, Homer, Sophocles, or Aristotle.
Visiting the Metropolitan Museum of Art was an unexplainable experience, after reading and learning about myths of gods

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