Classical Mythology Playlist

Photo: selection of songs in the playlist

Classical Mythology Playlist

By Margaret Dunn


From Hozier to Eminem, modern musicians often pull from classical stories in their work, whether with a passing allusion or the complete grounding of a song in a particular figure. Below is an assemblage of favorites to get you through your Murnaghan essay, Ancient Roman history study session, or Greek translation homework. Turn up the volume, and don’t question my taste in music.

Myth Playlist


Margaret Dunn (College ’23) is a student at the University of Pennsylvania majoring in English and Classical Studies.