The salted heart [Short story]

Sulway, N. A. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4133-1303 (2011) The salted heart [Short story]. In: Mythic resonance. Esstee Media, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 11-30. ISBN 9780975816776


Abstract

In Akkadian mythology, Ea was, among other things, the god of sea and lake waters, crafts and writing, and ruled over Apsu, the great water, sometimes described as groundwater, or the water beneath the earth. In 'The Salted Heart', the mythical and the mundane, the past and the present, intertwine and merge as an ancient tale of conquest, betrayal and love is revealed and interpreted through modern archaeological and linguistic methodologies and played out to its conclusion. Or is it?


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Additional Information: Copyright 2011 The authors. Permanent restricted access to published version in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Historic - Faculty of Arts - School of Humanities and Communication (1 Apr 2011 - 30 Jun 2013)
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Historic - Faculty of Arts - School of Humanities and Communication (1 Apr 2011 - 30 Jun 2013)
Date Deposited: 08 Oct 2014 04:11
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2020 06:24
Uncontrolled Keywords: mythology; short stories
Fields of Research (2008): 19 Studies in Creative Arts and Writing > 1904 Performing Arts and Creative Writing > 190402 Creative Writing (incl. Playwriting)
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2005 Literary Studies > 200502 Australian Literature (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature)
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2005 Literary Studies > 200525 Literary Theory
Socio-Economic Objectives (2008): E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970119 Expanding Knowledge through Studies of the Creative Arts and Writing
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/26097

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