GK 383 • Homer
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
In this seminar we will read the Odyssey in Greek and divide our time between close analysis of passages and discussion of contemporary scholarship on Homer. Students should be prepared to contribute to the seminar with oral presentations as well as a substantial research paper, due at the end of the term.
Required texts: W.B. Stanford. 1996. (editor) Homer: Odyssey 1-XII. Bristol Classical Press. W.B. Stanford. (editor) Homer: Odyssey XIII-XXIV. Bristol Classical Press. Recommended: R.J. Cunliffe. 1963. Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect. University of Oklahoma Press.