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The Muses

The Question: Who were the Muses? The Answer: The nine Muses were Greek goddesses who provided inspiration to humans. They were believed to be …

The Muse

Director:Albert BrooksWriters:Albert Brooks and Monica JohnsonUSA/October Films; PG-13; 97 minutesRelease:8/99Cast:Albert Brooks, Sharon Stone, Andie MacDowell, Jeff Bridges, Mark Feuerstein S…

Muses

Nine daughters of Jupiter and Mnemosyne, goddesses of poetry, history, and other arts and sciences. The paintings of Herculancum show all nine in their respective attributes. In the Nationa…

The Nine Muses

The Nine Muses were Greek goddesses who ruled over the arts and sciences and offered inspiration in those subjects. They were the daughters of Zeus, lord of all gods, and Mnemosyne, who repre…

Attic Muse

(The). Xenophon, the historian, a native of Athens; so called because the style of his composition is a model of elegance. (B.C. 444–359.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E.…

Teian Muse

(The). Anacreon, a native of Teion, in Paphlagonia. (B.C. 563-478.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894TeindsTeetotum A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O…

Elliott Muse BRAXTON

BRAXTON, Elliott Muse, (great-grandson of Carter Braxton), a Representative from Virginia; born in Matthews, Matthews County, Va., October 8, 1823; attended the common schools; studied law; was…

Suzanne Farrell: Elusive Muse

Directors: Anne Belle and Deborah DicksonDirectors of Photography:Don Lenzer, Tom Hurwitz and Wolfgang HeldEditor:Deborah DicksonProducers:Anne Belle and Catherine TambiniNR; 115 minutesRelea…