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Rediscovering Homer

inside the origins of the epic

by Andrew Dalby

  • 210 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton & Company in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAndrew Dalby.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 266 p. :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22734913M
ISBN 100393057887

Homer has books on Goodreads with ratings. Homer’s most popular book is The Odyssey. Andrew O’Hehir has written an interesting review of Andrew Dalby’s new book, Rediscovering has suggested that Homer was actually a woman and that the Iliad and the Odyssey were written 70 to 90 years earlier. While Dalby’s arguments appear to be more casual conjecture than thesis with examples, O’Hehir, running with the speculative ball, raises a provocative .

  As the English historian and linguist Andrew Dalby reminds us in his new book "Rediscovering Homer," most of what was understood about the Homeric epics, for most of Western history, was wrong or Author: Andrew O'hehir. The Twelfth Book of Homer's Odyssey. Homer $ The Odyssey of Homer, Books V-VIII. Homer $ Homer's Stories: Simply Told () Homer $ The Iliad of Heroic Homer. Homer $ The Iliad of Homer. Homer $ - $ Les Auteurs Grecs Expliques D'Apres Une Methode Nouvelle Par Deux Traductions Francaises. 11E Chant: Homere.

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Rediscovering Homer follows the growth of the legend of Troy from a kernel of historical truth into an unforgettable story that a succession of singers re-created for generations of audiences.

Dalby asks why and how the two great epics crossed the frontier from song to writing while finding new approaches to the personality of Homer and showing /5(11). out of 5 stars Rediscovering Homer: Inside the Origins of the Epic Reviewed in the United States on Ma To keep from reading the Iliad and Odyssey the whole story is told in the first short introduction.4/5(10).

Rediscovering Homer book. Read 16 reviews from the Rediscovering Homer book largest community for readers. Scholar Andrew Dalby delves into the world that first heard the /5.

In the end, despite its one significant flaw of an unconvincing theory about the female authorship of the poems, Rediscovering Homer is a very fair, readable, and enjoyable discussion of the major issues involved in the Homeric question.

is to be commended for writing a book that presents the long and often tedious history of the Homeric Author: Alexander Loney. Rediscovering Homer is a book by Andrew Dalby. It sets out the problems of origin, dating and authorship of the two ancient Greek epics, Iliad and Odyssey, usually attributed to Homer.

Andrew Dalby, is an English linguist, translator and historian who has written articles and several books on a wide range of topics including food. Rediscovering Homer: inside the origins of the epic. New York: W.W. Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Dalby, Andrew, Rediscovering Homer: Inside the Origins of the Epic. New York: W.W. Norton. Chicago / Turabian.

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[Andrew Dalby] -- Explores the traditional stories of the poet, Homer; and discusses the gender and social issues found in the "Iliad" and "Odyssey," the origin of both. Homer (/ ˈ h oʊ m ər /; Ancient Greek: Ὅμηρος Greek pronunciation: [hómɛːros], Hómēros) is the semi-legendary author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic poems that are the central works of ancient Greek Iliad is set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy by a coalition of Greek kingdoms.

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[Andrew Dalby] -- Scholar Andrew Dalby delves into the world that first heard the Odyssey and the Iliad, asking new questions about the poet named Homer. Rediscovering Homer follows the growth of. Rediscovering Homer by Andrew Dalby Book Review by Pantagathus I am one of those people who secretly thinks that every epic adventure that has been penned since the Odyssey is just second rate literary counterfeiting.

Rediscovering Homer: Inside The Origins Of The Epic: Andrew Dalby: Books - (5). Rediscovering Homer follows the growth of the legend of Troy from a kernel of historical truth into an unforgettable story that a succession of singers re-created for generations of audiences.

Dalby asks why and how the two great epics crossed the frontier from song to writing while finding new approaches to the personality of Homer and showing /5(5). Late in this look at Homer's two great epic poems and the context out of which they grew, Dalby presents his audacious thesis: Homer, he would have.

Rediscovering Homer—a new book by an independent scholar, Andrew Dalby—offers a concise account of the evidence, including ancient Hittite and Egyptian documents, archaic Greek art, and.

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Rediscovering the Lost Power of Reading Aloud Meghan Cox Gurdon Traces the History of Oral Storytelling. a rhapsode did not read from a book, however. He was the book. His memory held, among other works, the two great epics of Homer, The Iliad and The Odyssey.

He would pull them from the shelf and read them aloud, so to speak, when he Author: Meghan Cox Gurdon.