True Stories and Tall Tales from the Ancient World


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  • Gender Rebels of Greek Mythology: Heracles x Omphale

    This week, we’re going to talk about that time Heracles, the strong man, son of Zeus and noted impenetrable penetrator, lived as a woman. Yes, you read that right. And not only did he live as a woman, he was the submissive to a powerful female dom who took up his lionskin and club as symbols of her own power.

    Get ready for a fun, gender-bending episode that completely overturns the ancient Greek binary. Get the show notes here.