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The Odyssey in culture, ancient and modern | OUPblog
Homer’s epic poem The Odyssey recounts the 10-year journey of Odysseus from the fall of Troy to his return home to Ithaca. The story has continued to draw people in since its beginning in an oral tradition, through the first Greek writing and integration into the ancient education system, the numerous translations over the ages, and modern retellings. #Odyssey #Homer #AncientGreece
Top10: Dez Filmes Que Mostram o Lado Podre do Ser Humano - Cinefilia Incandescente
Cartaz do filme Tróia. 10 filmes sobre o lado podre do ser humano. Análises do cinema em todos os seus âmbitos. Um olhar desde os clássicos até o que há de mais atual e pipoca na sétima arte. Críticas, listas e artigos especiais de filmes todos os dias. Os melhores filmes. #filme #filmes #clássico #cinema #ator #atriz
(2019) The Iliad audiobook by Homer - Page2Page
Listen to The Iliad audiobook by Homer Page2Page / #poetry #poems The Iliad is one of the two great epics of Homer, and is typically described as one of the greatest war stories of all time, but to say the Iliad is a war story does not begin to describe the emotional sweep of its action and characters: Achilles, Helen, Hector, and other heroes of Greek myth and history in the tenth and final year of the Greek siege of Troy.
"Yet there was something very strange in him; his eyes seemed even to be lit with rapture—perhaps there were sense and reason as well, but at the same time there seemed also to be a flicker of madness in them.” Context: Raskolnikov is staring at Marmeladov in the tavern, and Dostoevsky is describing how downtrodden and filthy he looks. Page 12