A Tunic of Flesh and Kirke as an Allegory


Plutarch’s Moralia Fr. 200 “Our fated nature is identified by Empedocles as the force behind this remaking, “wrapping [us] in a tunic of strange flesh” and transferring souls to a new place. Homer has called this circular revolution and the return of rebirth by the name Kirke, a child of Helios, the one who unites […]

A Tunic of Flesh and Kirke as an Allegory

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