Articles for tag: Dr. Jekyll, Franz Kafka, Metamorphoses, Pygmalion, Transformations

Karla News

Sylvester II: Pope or Sorcerer?

The life and career of the man who became Pope Sylvester II was the stuff of legend in itself. He was one of the best educated, accomplished men of his day, and perhaps that is why so many legends grew up around him, earning him the title of “Sorcerer Pope.” Was he really a sorcerer, ...

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A Summary of the First Book of Virgil’s “Aeneid”

The following summary is based on the Latin text of Virgil’s Aeneid presented online by The Latin Library. The URL is in the reference section. I also consulted a translation by Allan Mandelbaum to check my own translation of the text. In addition, I am indebted to a course taught by the late Professor Erwin ...