The Many Faces of Medusa

Contemplating the desire to rewrite mythology

Medusa is a complicated woman. The only human Gorgon, no one can meet the terror of Medusa directly without being transformed.*

Gorgon, Sicily. Photo by amy bobeda ©2019.

Once a young priestess in the temple of Athena, Medusa’s vow is broken when she has sex with Posiedon. Some versions say rape, other’s seduction, but this moment is her first transformation —…



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amy bobeda

amy bobeda


poet. artist. theatre maker. JKS Naropa University MFA candidate. Founder of @WisdomBodyCollective, come join us.