Die Ausstellung "Sea & Sirens" präsentiert vom 1. bis November zeitgenössische Fotografie von Wim Westfield auf dem Ausstellungsschiff MS Jenny. Dezember wird auf der Priwallpromenade 22 in Lübeck-Travemünde die Galerie SEA & SIRENS eröffnet. Auf m2 Ausstellungsfläche präsentiert. Wir im Squid Research Lab haben hart daran gearbeitet, mehr über die Sea Sirens zu erfahren. Wir hatten sie schon lange nicht mehr gesehen.
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Berlin, Brackets in the original. Greece portal. They were formerly handmaidens of the goddess Persephone and when she was secretly abducted by Haides , Demeter gave them the bodies of birds to assist in the search.
They eventually gave up and settled on the flowery island of Anthemoessa. The Seirenes were encountered by the Argonauts who passed by unharmed with the help of the poet Orpheus who drowned out their music with song.
Odysseus later sailed by, bound tightly to the mast, while his men blocked their ears with wax. The Seirenes were so distressed to see a man hear their song and still escape that they threw themselves into the sea and drowned.
The Seirenes were depicted as birds with either the heads or entire upper bodies of women. In mosaic art they were depicted with just bird legs.
When Odysseus, in his wanderings through the Mediterranean, came near the island on the lovely beach of which the Sirens were sitting, and endeavouring to allure him and his companions, he, on the advice of Circe, stuffed the ears of his companions with wax, and tied himself to the mast of his vessel, until he was so far off that he could no longer hear their song Hom.
According to Homer, the island of the Sirens was situated between Aeaea and the rock of Scylla, near the south-western coast of Italy.
Homer says nothing of their number, but later writers mention both their names and number some state that they were two, Aglaopheme and Thelxiepeia Eustath.
They are called daughters of Phorcus Plut. Their place of abode is likewise different in the different traditions, for some place them on cape Pelorum others in the island of Anthemusa, and others again in the Sirenusian islands near Paestum, or in Capreae Strab.
The Sirens are also connected with the legends about the Argonauts and the rape of Persephone. When the Argonauts, it is said. Some writers connected the self-destruction of the Sirens with the story of Orpheus and the Argonauts, and others With that of Odysseus Strab.
Late poets represent them as provided with wings, which they are said to have received at their own request, in order to be able to search after Persephone Ov.
Once, however, they allowed themselves to be prevailed upon by Hera to enter into a contest with the Muses, and being defeated, they were deprived of their wings Paus.
There was a temple of the Sirens near Surrentum, and the tomb of Parthenope was believed to be near Neapolis. A surname of the Sirens, the daughters of Achelous and a muse.
Ligeia or Ligea Ligeia , Ligeia , i. One of the Seirens Schol. At Naples her tomb was shown, and a torch race was held every year in her honour.
And their names are Thelxiope or Thelxinoe, Molpe and Aglaophonos. Hence Hesiod said that they charmed even the Anemoi Winds.
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One of them. And Leukosia Leucosia. One day he breaks his promise to her and peeks at her while she bathes on a Saturday, and he sees her serpent-like tail.
He later blames her for a tragic event she had nothing to do with, the death of their son, and in her anger she turns into a dragon.
In later versions of the story, Melusine saves herself from her innately evil existence by becoming a Christian.
The Atargatis mermaid myth is one of the oldest, originating in B. Atargatis is the Assyrian goddess of the water and fertility and life, which have long been associated with water.
People worshipped her in a beautiful temple that probably had a lake or pool next to it, where people waded while they worshipped her, hoping for healing from the sacred water.
Atargatis accidentally killed her mortal lover and felt so much shame that she hid in a lake. The lake, however, could not conceal her completely because of her great beauty, so she turned the lower half of her body into a fish tail so that she could remain in the water.
Ondine, sometimes spelled Undine, is a sea nymph from an old German tale whose lover was unfaithful. She killed him by robbing him of his breath.
Ondine, like other sea nymphs, was immortal and lost her immortality after bearing children. The brain stops giving the lungs the signal to inhale.
The medical term for this disease is central hypoventilation syndrome. This syndrome has a genetic etiology and is often lethal, especially in infants.
Africans who migrated to Brazil brought the worship of this goddess to their new home, and she is still worshipped in South America to this day, alongside the Virgin Mary.
She is usually worshipped by those who practice Vodun sometimes called voodoo, although this term often has negative connotations. She married her brother, the god Aganju, and was raped by her son Orungan.
It was great to see the rep. The representation and culture is woven throughout the pages of this beautiful story!
The art itself is so unique! There's an element of watercolor and vibrant linework present throughout the whole graphic novel! I really paid attention to the artwork throughout each panel and was in awe at the stunning art that not only immersed me, but left me captivated!
The design of the characters, settings, and color palette brought everything to life! Sea Sirens ends on a wonderful note hinting at more to come and I can't wait!!
Lee is a beautiful and immersive graphic novel that's filled with adventure when Trot gets sucked into an underwater kingdom! From the story to artwork, themes, and so much more--this is a wonderful graphic novel that you don't want to miss!
Its wonderful! Jul 23, Constance rated it really liked it. Gorgeous art, imaginative story, uplifting ending. What more could you want?
Jun 18, Rae rated it really liked it Shelves: arcs. Thank you to Viking and Penguin Random House publishing for sending me this sweet book!!!
I totally didn't expect to receive such a cool graphic novel and when it arrived I couldn't help but read it immediately!
It was such a fun adventure full of the love of family, pets, and discovery. I am totally on board for the next installment whenever it is due to be published!
The artwork was so colorful and eye catching throughout and the story was one that warms your heart. I absolutely loved this!
I'll have a more in depth and coherent review for this eventually, but for now, Thank You! And it was a great book for the start of summer!
May 25, Alicia rated it really liked it Shelves: graphic-novel , voices , fantasy , female , magical , series , action , amexperience , asian , family.
This beautiful graphic novel has the richness of color and the mashup of Vietnamese culture along with the sirens of the sea mythology and adds in a one-eyed surfing cat and a grandfather that has dementia.
It's altogether lovely, funny, serious, family-oriented, culturally rich, etc. Trot likes to surf while her grandfather fishes from the dock.
He goes missing one day because he forgets where he is. He's found, then Trot tries again to take him out but gets lost in the sea and is brought This beautiful graphic novel has the richness of color and the mashup of Vietnamese culture along with the sirens of the sea mythology and adds in a one-eyed surfing cat and a grandfather that has dementia.
He's found, then Trot tries again to take him out but gets lost in the sea and is brought below with sirens and is celebrated by them.
Even the grandfather enters this kingdom in which Trot helps make peace between the sea serpent group run by a human boy and the sirens.
It's not quite as creepy as Fish Girl, but has some of the same vibes, but a richness that is indescribable. Entirely thoughtful, imaginative, and original.
Oct 17, Raina rated it really liked it Shelves: j , graphicnovel. Wow, this art pops. I'm sure there's a term to describe the organic, stylized lines Lee uses here.
I love the mix of saturated color with detailed, delicate shapes. As you'll see from the summaries, this is the story of a Vietnamese American surfer kid and their one-eyed surfing cat.
When they find themselves under the ocean, the cat starts to speak so that the kid can understand. They meet undersea residents of various kinds.
It's a lovely kick-off to a series - I'm glad to see there's a sequel Wow, this art pops. It's a lovely kick-off to a series - I'm glad to see there's a sequel coming!
Highly recommend for upper elementary audiences. May 12, Kim Tyo-Dickerson rated it really liked it Shelves: adventure-and-adventurers , graphic-novels , cats , multicultural , fantasy , ms-fiction , comics , es-fiction , fairy-tale , grandparents.
This richly illustrated, ownvoices middle grade graphic novel draws on Vietnamese folk and fairy tales and a long-lost mermaid story, The Sea Fairies by L.
Frank Baum. The underwater adventures star Trot, a California girl who loves to surf, her one-eyed, pirate-themed tabby cat, Cap'n Bill, Trot's Grandpa, who is forgetful and chronically gets lost, and fantastically beautiful, Art Nouveau-clothed mermaids who also happen to be ferocious warriors.
One fateful day, Trot has a surfing accident This richly illustrated, ownvoices middle grade graphic novel draws on Vietnamese folk and fairy tales and a long-lost mermaid story, The Sea Fairies by L.
One fateful day, Trot has a surfing accident while her Grandpa naps at home, and splashes into a royal battle between two undersea kingdoms, serpents vs.
By luck Cap'n Bill, who surfs with Trot and was sinking fast, takes a last swipe with his last hissing breath at the snakes attacking the sirens and saves the day.
The story moves quickly from there, from land to sea and back again, traveling through evocative blue to turquoise to dark black ocean settings as Trot uncovers more mysteries exploring the Sea Sirens' kingdom and the mysterious King of Serpents.
The illustrations throughout are beautifully drawn, elegantly ornate, with hairstyles and fashions in the Asian undersea kingdom that Gustav Klimt would recognize.
Young readers grades 3 and up will definitely clamour for more adventures with Trot and Cap'n Bill! Jan 17, Alissa rated it liked it. Not Fantastic or super memorable.
But cute. Characters were mostly kind of dull, the dialogue read like something that had been translated, and the resolution was kind of But still cute.
A good concept I wish was executed better because I DO love mermaids and cats and this should have been the ultimate story for me.
But again, still cute. And pretty artwork! The character of Cap'N Bill saved this one! Jul 10, Ruth rated it liked it Shelves: , graphic-novel. A beautifully illustrated, charming story featuring a Vietnamese-American girl and her one-eyed cat on an undersea adventure with the sea sirens and their enemies, the sea serpents.
Nov 20, Becky B rated it it was amazing Shelves: middle-grade-ficiton , fantasy , graphic-novels , asian-lit-setting-characters , animal-stories , adventure , cat-stories , people-with-disabilities.
Trot loves surfing. When she goes out in stormy waters with her cat, Cap'n Bill, they wipe out in the big waves. Trot is bonked on the head by her board and comes to in a fantastic underwater world under the care of the sea sirens who rescued her.
The sea sirens have made it so they can breathe underwater, and Cap'n Bill can even talk. The sea sirens are incredibly thankful because Cap'n Bill scared off the evil Serpents.
Surprisingly, Trot's grandfather also shows up, having followed Trot to Trot loves surfing. Surprisingly, Trot's grandfather also shows up, having followed Trot to the beach.
The three land dwellers are amazed by the sea sirens queendom, and the sirens believe they may be the answer to their ongoing war with the Serpents.
But Trot had snuck out of the house, Grandpa is not supposed to be out either because of his dementia, and they both are going to be in a heap of trouble when they get home so late.
But who can resist exploring the amazing siren world and helping them with their troubles? If you read the dedication page you'll see that Amy Chu dedicated this to the inspiration of L.
Frank Baum, and there are small nods to Dorothy's adventure in Oz in this story. He's a sweet guy and fun character.
He also speaks Vietnamese frequently, which is transliterated on the page and translated for English speakers. I like the inclusion of how immigrants frequently switch back and forth between their native language and English.
It rings so true to life. And that isn't the only Vietnamese part of the story. The architecture and dress of the sea sirens is definitely influenced by traditional Vietnamese art styles.
And I loved that. Speaking of artwork, it is beautiful. You are totally allowed to pick this up just to look at the illustrations.
They are vibrant, imaginative, and well-deserving of a shiny sticker. I'm looking at you, Caldecott. Ok, back to characters. Cap'n Bill was a fun, snarky character once he gets the ability to speak.
Imagine what your cat would say to you with a sudden ability to talk. The sea sirens are probably the nicest sirens in literature.
No singing sailors to doom here. They do fight sea snakes displaying their tough sides, but there is an unexpected twist in why the Serpents are invading the sirens' territory.
Trot is a likable character. She does make mistakes, but she also forges peace in situations where it is needed, learn from her mistakes, and love her Grandpa even when he kind of annoys her.
And readers can debate whether or not what she experienced was real or a result of the knock on the head. This was one of my favorite graphic novel reads of the year.