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Articles with keyword "Homer"


An Iliad for Our Time

Fishermen on the island of St. Lucia vie for Helen's favor in a struggle of heroic scale and scope.


Impertinent Questions with James I. Porter

James I. Porter has devoted his career to studying classics. His books explore the birth of tragedy, the role of aesthetics in Greek culture, and Greek and Roman classical traditions. We asked Porter to opine on Homer and the mortals and gods who fill his tales.