Escape from Corinth Chariot of the Sun Athens & Aegeus Colchian Viagra
Tension in Athens Aethra & Aegeus or Poseidon Sandals & Sword of Theseus Beast-slayer Poison but Recognition Exile from Athens Medus W. Russell Flint
Return to Colchis Perses, brother Aeetes Has Medus kill Perses Isles of the Blest! With Achilles
Medea as Iconic Figure Women with Power Medea or Jason for 3 a.m. phone call? Euripides, Ovid, Seneca Clytemnestra and her man-scheming heart Sympathetic portrayal in Apollonius?
Folktale Elements in the Argonautica Son’s search for lost father? Hero’s adventures in quest? Hero’s Return in disguise to save beloved (from marriage)?
Folktale Women in the Argonautica Protectress –non-sexual admiration for virtue, lineage, heroic deed Enchantress –“evil witch in wood” –if outwitted, will serve Object of Striving –reason for quest
Elect your Leader Odysseus Achilles Jason Medea Clytemnestra Penelope