The Odyssey Resource Pagefor online chats at Ancient Sites Community
(NOTE: Ancient Sites folded in 1999)
The Odyssey by Homer
First Odyssey chat at Fabularum Bibliotheca of Ancient Sites
1st session hosted by Torrey Philemon
2nd session, books 9-12, hosted by Asterix Flavius
Index of Odyssey Chats and Sites
Odyssey chat transcripts
(My own choice is the Fagles translation. Perhaps we could hear from you about your experience with other translations.
And some interpretative books:
(COMMENT: I personally will start reading the Cohen book on females in the Odyssey, and hope that some of you will also read other commentaries and share insights you gain. The Schein book, a collection of essays by leading Odyssey scholars, appears to be highly regarded.)
More Odyssey links For Online Discussion
Go to Odyssey Index ....
Study Guides, Background Characters
More Resources Odyssey Journal
Calypso's Isle by Tracy Marks
Even Odysseus Yearns by Tracy Marks
|Preparing for the Discussion: Suggestions!
1) Read the first 12 books of the Odyssey. Post any preliminary thoughts, questions you wish to address. on FB's Calliope Epic board.(If interested in Calliope, the Muse of epic poetry, see: http://www.eliki.com/portals/fantasy/circle/calliope.html).
Any Odyssey-related interests you want to share? The role of women in the Odyssey? The Cyclops? The hero's journey? Poets writing on Odyssey themes? Please let us know...and share your comments..
Index of Odyssey Discussions
Odyssey Chat transcripts online
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