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Homer Links

Here are some links to explore related to our reading of the Iliad

  • An excellent source for background and summary. Use this to help place our selected readings in context. Here is the link:

  • What Homer may have sounded like. . . . This page gives an excellent account of some performance aspects of the Homeric epics with accompanying sound files:

  • Stanley Lombardo reading Homer. Listen to the translator reading from the source:

  • Ingres' depiction of the ritual gesture of the suppliant:

      Jupiter and Thetis