By Marek Winiarczyk

Diagoras of Melos (lyric poet, fifth c. B.C.) has got certain consciousness for it slow now simply because he was once considered as an intensive atheist and the writer of a prose paintings on atheism in antiquity. He used to be infamous for revealing and ridiculing the Eleusinian Mysteries and used to be condemned for impiety at Athens. the current publication evaluates Diagoras’ biography and indicates that he can't be thought of to were an atheist within the smooth feel.

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Diagoras of Melos: A Contribution to the History of Ancient Atheism (Beiträge zur Altertumskunde)

Diagoras of Melos (lyric poet, fifth c. B. C. ) has got targeted awareness for a while now simply because he used to be considered as a thorough atheist and the writer of a prose paintings on atheism in antiquity. He used to be infamous for revealing and ridiculing the Eleusinian Mysteries and was once condemned for impiety at Athens.

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