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Myths endure for a reason. This episodic audio drama brings ancient myths to life for the modern audience. Each episode presents exciting stories and analysis of each myth's history and origins, giving insight into how our ancestors saw the universe. Mythology releases a new episode every Tuesday. Mythology is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.

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Myths endure for a reason. This episodic audio drama brings ancient myths to life for the modern audience. Each episode presents exciting stories and analysis of each myth's history and origins, giving insight into how our ancestors saw the universe. Mythology releases a new episode every Tuesday. Mythology is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.

    Quetzalcoatl

    Quetzalcoatl

    Known as the feathered serpent, Quetzalcoatl has been worshipped in various forms by cultures throughout the region that is now Mexico. According to the Toltecs, he was initially a mortal priest-king named Ce Acatl who suffered a horrific fall from grace. He sacrificed himself to save humanity from a coming disaster and, in the process, was transformed into a god.

    • 56 min
    Mythology Rewind: Loki Pt. 1

    Mythology Rewind: Loki Pt. 1

    On the last Sunday of every month, Parcast Rewind replays a classic episode of Mythology that you might have missed! 

    The son of a Giant and a God, Loki shows an ambivalence towards their problems and relies heavily on shape-shifting tricks.

    • 46 min
    Beowulf Pt. 3

    Beowulf Pt. 3

    As Beowulf approaches his twilight years, he is left with little else to accomplish. He has slain monsters, ruled a peaceful kingdom for 50 years, and held invaders at bay. But that tranquility is soon disturbed when an underground thief steals a cup from a dragon—and a fiery fury is unleashed on the land of the Geats.

    • 44 min
    Beowulf Pt. 2

    Beowulf Pt. 2

    After defeating the vicious monster Grendel, Beowulf and the Danes celebrate their first night of peace in many years. But little do they know, another vicious beast lurks in the darkness—Grendel's terrible mother, a creature who will stop at nothing for revenge.

    • 47 min
    Beowulf Pt. 1

    Beowulf Pt. 1

    Whether it’s dismissed as little more than an old children’s story or a record of the moment when paganism gave way to Christianity, Beowulf has had a profound impact on the evolution of western storytelling and is one of the most important works of Old English literature.

    • 52 min
    Best of 2019: The Amazons Pt. 2

    Best of 2019: The Amazons Pt. 2

    Here’s one of our listeners’ most requested episodes of 2019: In the wake of Queen Hippolyta’s death and Antiope’s abduction by Theseus, the Amazon Queens’ youngest sister, Penthesilea, was left to rule the nation of warrior women. Consumed with rage at the injustices done to her sisters, Penthesilea grew into a bitter leader.

    • 54 min

Customer Reviews

Rhon Go ,

Making Mythology Understandable

Thank you for creating this podcast! The once ho-hum subject brings a lot of these stories to life. Love how some of the dramatizations are put nicely in our times (without being anachronistic which is really, plus points!)

cutthattootsie ,

I love your podcasts

I love your podcasts.. its very entertaining and good when I play it on the background while i’m driving

ailurophileyoja ,

10/10 DAEBAK! JJANG! THE BEST!

Amazing plot lines.
Soothing voices that will make you listen to it all day; it can also be a lullaby.
Super Amazing! 💙💎

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