"The Odyssey Of Homer A Modern Translation By Richard Lattimore" Essays and Research Papers

  • The Odyssey Of Homer A Modern Translation By Richard Lattimore

    about two thousand and seven hundred years earlier, the Odyssey is still influencing modern storytelling today. Odysseus, the...

    Casino Royale, Homer, Odyssey 1704  Words | 5  Pages

  • Homer & the Odyssey

    Homer, name traditionally assigned to the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, the two major epics of Greek antiquity. Nothing is...

    Achilles, Epic Cycle, Greek mythology 971  Words | 3  Pages

  • Homer, the Odyssey

    Reflection Assignment « Homer and Odyssey From the Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces » The Greek literature impacted...

    Achilles, Greece, Greek mythology 392  Words | 3  Pages

  • Kleos in The Odyssey by Homer

    THE ODYSSEY Heroic glory occupies a very crucial place in the Indo-European epic tradition, because the Greek society is a shame culture,...

    Achilles, Epic Cycle, Homer 953  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Odyssey: Homer and His Narrative Structure

    The Odyssey- Homer and his narrative structure The structure of the Odyssey renders Homer’s epic an...

    Achilles, Epic poetry, Homer 1110  Words | 4  Pages

  • Book Review of the Odyssey by Homer

    Book Review: The Odyssey by Homer Written by a blind man, Melesigenes better known as Homer, and translated by...

    Greek mythology, Homer, Ithaca 2445  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Odyssey Translations Essay WORD

    The Odyssey Translations Essay The Odyssey is an epic poem, written in classical Greek, describing Odysseus's...

    Aeneid, Cyclops, Homer 865  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Iliad and the Odyssey: Why Homer?

    Marcel Lessard Mrs. Poliquin EAE 4U June 21st 2011 The Iliad and the Odyssey: Why Homer? The heart of a classical education...

    Achilles, Greek mythology, Hector 3046  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Odyssey comparison

     I believe that the main human conflict of the Odyssey is perseverance. Throughout the novel it shows Odysseus’s multiyear journey back home...

    Cyclops, Homer, Odysseus 1380  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Underworld and How It Reflects the Goals and Realities of Virgil and Homer

    The Underworld and How it Reflects the Goals and Realities of Virgil and Homer Two epic poems from two great civilizations depict their...

    Aeneid, Augustus, Homer 1603  Words | 5  Pages

  • Homer's Odyssey Xenia

    Significance of Xenia in Homer’s Odyssey The society of Ancient Greece was very much centered around the gods, and a healthy fear of the...

    Achilles, Greek mythology, Homer 1273  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Stories of Hamlet (Shakespeare) and the Odyssey (Homer)

    The Stories of Hamlet (Shakespeare) and the Odyssey (Homer) Throughout the world of literature, of Homer’s The...

    Achilles, Athena, Hamlet 2279  Words | 6  Pages

  • Achilles and Homer

    Professor Reagan C. Smith Humanities Greek/ Roman 3 June 2011 Homer and The Impact He Has Left Behind Homer can be said one...

    Achilles, Epic Cycle, Homer 1298  Words | 4  Pages

  • Odyssey Justice And Reciprority

     There are many themes Homer uses in The Odyssey. This poem by Homer, describes the long journey of Odysseus. A...

    Greek mythology, Helen, Homer 1206  Words | 4  Pages

  • Translation comparisons The Odyssey 1

    launched out on his story (IX.1). 6. Rieu: In answer to the King, this is how Odysseus, the man of many resources began his tale (IX.1-2). Works Cited...

    Aeneid, Athena, Homer 607  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Odyssey

    The Odyssey has captured minds for over 2700 years, and the story of Odysseus shows his determination to fight and conquer obstacles with and...

    Achilles, Greek mythology, Homer 1309  Words | 3  Pages

  • Roles of the Greek Gods in the Odyssey of Homer

    Throughout the epic of The Odyssey of Homer, Odysseus, the main protagonist, receives help, and is frowned upon by the gods....

    Circe, Greek mythology, Homer 1174  Words | 3  Pages

  • Homer Outline

    Research Paper Outline: I. Homer: A. Born blind, but still somehow an author of two of the most famous epic poems known to man:...

    Achilles, Epic Cycle, Homer 728  Words | 3  Pages

  • Family as a Social Institution in Odyssey by Homer

    Family as a social institution in Odyssey by Homer One of the social institutions that play a very important role in the...

    Agamemnon, Greek mythology, Helen 988  Words | 3  Pages

  • Free Will and Fate in the Odyssey

    Homer’s View of Free Will and Fate in the Odyssey Free will and fate are both prominent in the Odyssey. In the...

    Achilles, Homer, Ithaca 1582  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Suitors in the Odyssey, by Homer

    The SuitorsIn Homer's Odyssey, it has been sixteen years since Odysseus left his home in Ithaca for war. Many men from other lands thinking...

    Greece, Greeks, Homer 924  Words | 3  Pages

  • Women in the Odyssey

    given substantial importance within the plot. Homer`s The Odyssey, Heart of Darnkness by Joseph Conrad and Aeschylus`s Oresteia...

    Homer, Iliad, Ithaca 1662  Words | 5  Pages

  • Sundiata and the Odyssey of Homer

    A quest is the act or instance of seeking or pursuing something. In the books "Sundiata" and "The Odyssey of Homer", both of the...

    Griot, Homer, Mali Empire 1023  Words | 3  Pages

  • Themes of The Odyssey

    people continue to read The Odyssey not only for its thrilling adventure, but also for its invaluable dissection of inherent human qualities....

    Achilles, Epic poetry, Homer 869  Words | 3  Pages

  • Odyssey Culture Essay

    Throughout Homer’s Odyssey, the reader watches the change and strength of Odysseus, who serves as a classic example of a Homeric Greek man:...

    Gender role, Homer, Husband 903  Words | 3  Pages

  • Homer His Life and His Works

    Homer: His Life and His Works Greeks had used writing since c. 1400 BC, but it was not until the late 8th century BC that their literature...

    Achilles, Epic Cycle, Epic poetry 1028  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Odyssey

    In the epic the Odyssey by Homer (translated by Robert Fitzgerald) one of the most descriptive and best written passages in the...

    Achilles, Debut albums, Homer 1195  Words | 3  Pages

  • Homer vs. Virgil

    throughout the great country. The epic poetry they recited enthused many Greek civilians. The people of Greece loved the tales written by the famous poet...

    Achilles, Epic poetry, Greek mythology 969  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Odyssey

    The Odyssey, one of the most well known epic stories Introduces Odysseus, the King of Ithaca. This story demonstrates Odysseus’s physical and...

    Achilles, Cyclops, Homer 997  Words | 3  Pages

  • Translation

    题 目:Translation skills of China's Contemporary Prose 中国当代散文汉英翻译技巧 Abstract In this paper, the emphasis is...

    China, Chinese language, Chinese literature 1452  Words | 4  Pages

  • Compare yourself to a character The Odyssey, Homer

    day because of different challenges they have to face, and different lessons that they learn. This idea of maturing is seen all over the world in numerous...

    Anxiety, Odysseus, Odyssey 992  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Odyssey

    The Odyssey portrays a romantic marriage between a man and a woman that is unlike any other. Homer portrays Odysseus and...

    Cunning folk, Husband, Love 1236  Words | 3  Pages

  • Odyssey Essay

    11/24/12 Concealed Within The Odyssey Plenty of things in the...

    Achilles, Athena, Epic poetry 1112  Words | 3  Pages

  • Xenia in the Odyssey

    The Importance of Xenia in The Odyssey and it’s Consequences One of the most important themes in The Odyssey is the concept of...

    Achilles, Homer, Iliad 2002  Words | 5  Pages

  • Who Is the Monster in Odyssey in Current Society?

    Ahmad November 17, 2011 World Literature Professor: Who is the monster in Odyssey in current society? After reading the epic The...

    Achilles, Epic poetry, Hero 1774  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Odyssey and the Penelopiad

    establishing plot and how meaning is shaped throughout the text. By analysing The Odyssey and The Penelopiad, the reader gains a powerful...

    Ancient Greece, Feminism, Gender 1106  Words | 3  Pages

  • On First Looking Into Chapman's Homer

    General Comments Keats was so moved by the power and aliveness of Chapman's translation of Homer that he wrote this...

    George Chapman, Homer, Iliad 1449  Words | 5  Pages

  • Free Will in Oedipus Rex and the Odyssey

    Pearson Homer and Sophocles: The Question of Human Free Will Greek authors, when one considers the time period in which they lived, are...

    Athena, Greek mythology, Odysseus 822  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Odyssey

    over to values and qualities of them. As in this, Homer, the author of The Odyssey, portrays many Greek values that make up a...

    Ancient Greek, Greek language, Greeks 1124  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Odyssey

    The Odyssey Odysseus was always considered to be a great man and a great hero. He was known for his brain as well as his muscle. He was an...

    Achilles, Charybdis, Cyclops 776  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Odyssey

      1Rossi    Juliann Rossi  02/24/2014  Dr. Motard Noar   The Odyssey and Domineering Females   In ​ The Odyssey...

    Athena, Circe, Odysseus 1866  Words | 7  Pages

  • Translation

    The History of Translation History ATA Chronicle, September, 1996   By Alex Gross http://language.home.sprynet.com ...

    2nd millennium, Canada, French Canadian 1777  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Odyssey

    Homer's poem The Odyssey depicts the tendency of people to ignore the consequences of their actions. Odysseus punished Penelope's suitors...

    Circe, Greek mythology, Homer 1040  Words | 3  Pages

  • Odyssey 5

    In Homer’s epic, The Odyssey, various aspects of the ancient Greeks are revealed through the actions, characters, plot, and...

    Ancient Greek, Athena, Greece 1718  Words | 4  Pages

  • Translation

    Extra material for chapter 4 Van Leuven-Zwart’s comparative–descriptive model of translation shifts1 The most detailed attempt to produce...

    Das Model, Linguistics, Semantics 1388  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Odyssey 'Telemachia'

    THE ODYSSEY – Books 1-4 1. The story of Agamemnon, Aegisthus, Orestes and Clytaemenstra is a recurring theme during these first 4 books of...

    Greek mythology, Helen, Homer 2486  Words | 7  Pages

  • Odyssey essay

    1150 9.0A Friday 10:30 a.m 11 November 2014 Oddyseus: the Human Paradigm of a Civilized Greek Citizen The Odyssey presents that the wealth of...

    Greek mythology, Homer, Iliad 1036  Words | 3  Pages

  • O Brother Where Art Thou vs. The Odyssey

    Jaxson Hoey Mr. Pison Honors Lit & Comp 13 March 2013 Two Historical and Impactful Journeys The Odyssey is one of the most impactful...

    Cyclops, Greek mythology, Homer 1247  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Iliad Homer

    The Iliad Homer Major Themes The interaction between fate and free will: A complicated theme, the interaction between fate and free will...

    Achilles, Greek mythology, Hector 1399  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Foundation of Modern Civilization

    The Foundations of Modern Society By: Damian Marton There have been countless progressions made over the course of human existence. Many of...

    Epic of Gilgamesh, Epic poetry, Homer 935  Words | 4  Pages

  • Why Is Xenia Such an Important Theme in the Odyssey?

    Why is Xenia such an important theme in the Odyssey? Explain your views and support them with details from the poem. (45 marks) The concept...

    Achilles, Ancient Greece, Homer 1204  Words | 3  Pages

  • Women in the Odyssey by Homer

    The Odyssey by Homer encompasses a rather modern idea of women and their role for its time. Homer...

    Athena, Gender, Greek mythology 669  Words | 2  Pages

  • Odyssey Death and Rebirth in the Odyssey

    The Odyssey, by Homer, is a classical piece of Greek literature. Throughout The Odyssey, the Blind Bard makes...

    Athena, Homer, Odysseus 1394  Words | 7  Pages

  • Odyssey and Dantes Inferno

    Odyssey means trouble: giving and receiving in kind, while inferno is symbolic for hell. This paper reviews the two poems, written centuries...

    Achilles, Athena, Homer 905  Words | 3  Pages

  • translation

    Delhi) 2013-2014 LEGAL TRANSLATIon SUBMITTED TO: INTRODUCTION TRANSLATION Translation is the...

    Dynamic and formal equivalence, Eugene Nida, Language 603  Words | 3  Pages

  • Homer in Book 9 of the Odyssey

    The Duality of Odysseus: an Odyssey of the Mind As William Makepeace Thackeray once said, "bravery never goes out of fashion." This theme is...

    Achilles, Epic Cycle, Homer 642  Words | 2  Pages

  • Critique of the Ramayana Modern Prose Translation

    In a just world, Mr. R.K. Narayan’s estate would be responsible for reimbursing seventeen-fifty, plus applicable taxes, to all those who purchased the...

    Epic poetry, Hanuman, Indian epic poetry 1162  Words | 3  Pages

  • Fate and Destiny in the Aeneid and the Odyssey

    From the dawning of modern human thought, humans have questioned the nature of life and its passing. One of the most fundamental questions to...

    Aeneas, Aeneid, Dido 913  Words | 3  Pages

  • Translation

    TRANSLATION: The process of turning an original or "source" text into a text in another language. TRANSLATION TECHNIQUES Direct...

    Adjective, Clause, Dependent clause 1190  Words | 5  Pages

  • Comparison between Modern and Epic Heroes

    a figure that possesses extra human abilities and status. Heroes serve as protagonists of epics and myths and are widely celebrated for their deeds (Ogden...

    Achilles, Epic Cycle, Hero 1245  Words | 4  Pages

tracking img