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Blurbs From the Branch: Books Based on the Odyssey

Homer’s epic poem, The Odyssey, is one of the most important pieces of literature in the world. The tale of Odysseus’ 10-year journey home from the Trojan War has an incredibly strong presence in our culture. 431 more words


Stories from Mythology: Feeling bad for the bad guy

When I was contemplating the topic of today’s mythology post, a strange thought occurred to me: I sympathize with the ‘bad’ people in many of our myths. 730 more words


First Line of the Odyssey in Greek with English translations and commentary

1. ἄνδρα μοι ἔννεπε, μοῦσα, πολύτροπον, ὃς μάλα πολλὰ
2. πλάγχθη, ἐπεὶ Τροίης ἱερὸν πτολίεθρον ἔπερσεν:
3. πολλῶν δ᾽ ἀνθρώπων ἴδεν ἄστεα καὶ νόον ἔγνω, 407 more words


The Iliad

By: Homer

Original Language: Ancient Greek

Status: read

The Odyssey

By: Homer

Original Language: Ancient Greek

Copies: 2

Status: read

The Simpsons Vs Family Guy Video Is Pretty Awesome

For this year’s Comic Con, a video of The Simpsons & Family Guy was made special for the event.

I love when they do these sort of things. 15 more words