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Transforming Deities: Modern Pagan Projects of Revival and Reinvention

Issue: Vol 8 No. 2 (2017) Special Issue: New Antiquities, part 1

Journal: International Journal for the Study of New Religions

Subject Areas: Religious Studies

DOI: 10.1558/ijsnr.37404


This article examines a variety of ways in which deities from the ancient Mediterranean have been re-appropriated, re-interpreted, transformed, and invented for contemporary religious and socio-political purposes by local Pagan communities—especially in Greece, Italy, Iberia, and Malta—and by followers of the global Goddess spirituality movement.

Author: Kathryn Rountree

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