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In Book 10 of Homer’s Odyssey, Odysseus learns form Circe that he must go to Hades and find the soul of the Oracle Teiresias, in order to consult with him to find the way home. Book 11, the Book of the Dead, “Nekyia” (which you might encounter as “Nekuia”), as it was named by the Alexandrian sages, tells of that journey to Hades. Our protagonist, Demetris Lazarus, makes aIn Book 10 of Homer’s Odyssey, Odysseus learns form Circe that he must go to Hades and find the soul of the Oracle Teiresias, in order to consult with him to find the way home. Book 11, the Book of the Dead, “Nekyia” (which you might encounter as “Nekuia”), as it was named by the Alexandrian sages, tells of that journey to Hades. Our protagonist, Demetris Lazarus, makes a similar journey, for reasons that seem both the same and yet entirely different. Nekyia is a comic that draws on Greek mythology and oral tradition, using as its central premise a “what if”. What if someone, knowledgeable enough about Greek myths, as well as the epics of Odyssey and the Iliad had the chance to meet a cast of their legendary characters and creatures, free of the bonds of these stories’ original protagonists, but with bonds and baggage of his own, like any human being?An unlikely hero’s journey into the Underworld and back, through a modern revisiting of Greek mythology and interaction with characters from the Homeric epics....

Title : NEKYIA #1
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ISBN : 30654683
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 28 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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NEKYIA #1 Reviews

  • Ανδρέας Μιχαηλίδης
    2018-09-23 19:06