AENEID VI

Overview

1   Preparations for katabasis (descent)
361  The Underworld

575  Limbo: untimely dead
737  (L) [Tartarus: famous sinners]
853  (R) Elysian Fields: souls for rebirth
Virgil, Aeneid VI Homer, Odyssey XI
Palinurus (1) Elpenor
Dido (6) Ajax
Deiphobus (5) Agamemnon
Sinners (Tantalus etc.) (7) Sinners (Tantalus etc.)
Anchises (2) Tiresias + (3) Odysseus's mother
Roman historical heroes (4) Greek mythological heroines

Vergilian Additions

Localization: Bay of Naples

Elysian Fields scene Darker Elements


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