The Myth of King Midas & his Golden Touch - Iseult Gillespie

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Arienne King
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published on 23 June 2021
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In Greek mythology, King Midas is known as a rogue ruler whose antics bemused his people and irritated the Gods. Many know the classic story of Midas's golden touch, but the foolish king was also known for his unusual pair of ears. Iseult Gillespie shares the myth of King Midas.

Lesson by Iseult Gillespie, animation by TED-Ed.

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