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Homer Encyclopedia

From a Tel Aviv University press release: Homer, one of the most famous poets of all time, is firmly entrenched in the Western canon as a master of classical literature. His two most renowned works, the Iliad and the Odyssey, are core texts for students and scholars alike. Now, Prof. Margalit Finkelberg of Tel Aviv [...]
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Blogosphere ~ Exegesis of the Iliad and Odyssey of Homer

History / Ancient History : Rogue Classicism (3 years ago)

The Homer Multitext: Exegesis of the Iliad and Odyssey of Homer. [not sure if I posted this one already...] Read Post

Another (Space) Odyssey in the Works?

History / Ancient History : Rogue Classicism (6 years ago)

Comingsoon.net reports: After turning Homer's epic poem "The Iliad" into the 2004 film Troy, Warner Bros. and Brad Pitt are teaming with George Miller to adapt the Greek poet's other masterwork, "The Odyssey." Their intention is to ... Read Post

Statistically Dating Homer

History / Ancient History : Rogue Classicism (2 years ago)

This one seems to be getting some traction … from a University of Reading press release: Homer’s great masterpieces, The Iliad and The Odyssey, have been dated to around 762 BCE by new research based on the statistical modelling of ... Read Post


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