Ancient Goddesses for Modern Times or New Goddesses from Ancient Times?
New Antiquities - Transformations of Ancient Religion in the New Age and Beyond - Dylan Michael Burns
Meret Fehlmann [+]
University of Zürich
This paper deals with the way the goddess(es) of ancient Crete and Greece are imagined and reappropriated in the feminist spirituality movement. It offers an overview over the different metamorphoses of these ancient goddesses in the twentieth century, and takes a closer look at the goddess-related work of Carol P. Christ.