Introduction to Homer’s Odyssey

Today we started talking about The Odyssey by Homer.  As we discussed, The Odyssey is “the sequel” to The Iliad and details the obstacles that Odysseus, King of Ithaca, faces when he tries to return home after fighting in the Trojan War.  We will be reading various episodes from The Odyssey over the next week.  Click here for the copy we will be using in class.

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Vocabulary Exam on 12/7

Medea Essay must be uploaded to by 12/9

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