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  1. says:

    Haunting and brutal Madeline Miller owns my mythology loving ass

  2. says:

    Love this writer got to know her in last years with her books most well known Circe but also The Song of Achilles love her take on 'classicalmythical' stories This story is wonderful and intriguing as well for my taste this story could have been a full fletch book the storyline is very suitable So much too short but then again I love short stories too Same dark and brooding character as her other books Loved it Too short Hoping for a new

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    For a short story “Galatea” packs a wallop I love Greek myths but they leave out much of the mortal emotions and this book made Galatea’s story come alive Her character is complex independent smart and even funny I thoroughly enjoyed Madeline Miller's fleshing out of the relationship between Pygmalion and Galatea Sure she may seem better off being human but she didn't ask for it and she isn’t as happy as he thought she would be Mil

  4. says:

    Pygmalion and Galatea by Laurent Pêcheux 1784 Galatea is a short stand alone story and normally I wouldn't have bothered with it However This is a story by Madeline Miller we're talking about here author of the brilliant novels Circe and The Song of Achilles I will read anything and everything she writes This might just be a short story but it too is brilliant Galatea is a woman whose husband is a sculptor and who is sculpted b

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    Haven't you ever touched a statueA short troubling story of a woman sculpted of stone who is treated with disdain cruelty by her creator Why cannot I find a maiden such as this for my wife Why must such perfection by marble not fleshThe moral of the tale even if you think a woman has a heart of stone don't assume this to

  6. says:

    Beautiful horrifying powerful A story of such beauty and economy it left me breathless and stunned and yes grat

  7. says:

    A very short story of Galatea and Pygmalion And in this retelling Paphos is a girlI wish it was longer Anyway the author always is

  8. says:

    Came across this one and was surprised to find a short story by Miller I hadn’t known about I found the interpretation of Galatea’s story interesting seeing how the transformation from statue to human might or might not fit into society I didn’t entirely gather what was going on in the beginning with the visits from doctors etc but it didn’t take long for the bizarre situation to feel like a “new normal” I

  9. says:

    This is definitely a sad retelling of Galatea's mythological tale Carved and sculpted by Pygmalion Galatea — a beautiful ivory statue — is brought to life by the goddess Aphrodite in light of the sculptor's prayer In Miller's version we see how Galatea is given a voice independent to that of her abusive and

  10. says:

    A re telling of the tale of Pygmalion and Galatea While that tale has a happy ending this one does notit gives its own spin to the uote 'hell hath no fury like a woman scorned'

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Galatea author Madeline Miller

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Husband to keep her under control she is locked away under the constant supervision of doctors and nurses But with a daughter to rescue she is determined to break free whatever the cos A very short story of Galatea and Pygmalion And in this retelling Paphos is a girlI wish it was longer Anyway the author always is so good in words

Read ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Å Madeline Miller

In Ancient Greece a skilled marble sculptor has been blessed by a goddess who has given his masterpiece – the most beautiful woman the town has ever seen – the gift of life Now his For a short story Galatea packs a wallop I love Greek myths but they leave out much of the mortal emotions and this book made Galatea s story come alive Her character is complex independent smart and even funny I thoroughly enjoyed Madeline Miller s fleshing out of the relationship between Pygmalion and Galatea Sure she may seem better off being human but she didn t ask for it and she isn t as happy as he thought she would be Miller explored the cracks in Pygmalion s personality and incorporated it into this retelling making it believable than the happily ever after promised in the original This a sad story but incredibly captivating and compelling

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About the Author: Madeline Miller

Madeline Miller was born in Boston and grew up in New York City and Philadelphia She attended Brown University where she earned her BA and MA in Classics For the last ten years she has been teaching and tutoring Latin Greek and Shakespeare to high school students She has also studied at the University of Chicago’s Committee on Social Thought and in the Dramaturgy department at Yale School of