The Minotaur, a half-bull creature, is perhaps the best-known element of the myths surrounding Theseus.
An interesting modern take on the story of Theseus that, sadly, has little to do with the original tale.
A beautiful Attic cup, currently in the British Museum, depicts the major labours performed by the hero Theseus.
A beautiful plaque currently in the British Museum depicts Bellerophon on Pegasus fighting the terrible Chimera.
A major contribution to the field of Greek mythology, this book comes heartily recommended.
An enjoyable Italian movie about Perseus, that has almost nothing to do with the original stories.
Bellerophon, a hero originally from Corinth, made a name for himself as the tamer of Pegasus and a monster-slayer.
A closer look at one of the statue groups from the Collezione Farnese, originally perhaps by Apollonius of Tralles.
A sequel that is better in almost every way to the original, 2010’s remake of Clash of the Titans, even if it has little to do with the original ancient Greek story of the hero Perseus.
The gorgon Medusa was more than just a monster to be slain by Perseus: she has an interesting backstory of her own.