Forthcoming Book Club selections | Fall 2018

Here is a foretaste of what is to come during Fall 2018 at the Book Club, in which we will be reading selections from secondary sources and from ancient Greek primary texts. Look out for further announcements in September, October, and November, with details of the selections, links to free online versions, and the hangout dates. We are all looking forward to future conversations. Read more

From Scheria to Ithaca

"I want to focus on Odysseus’s nostos as taking place in a wholly imaginary world. For however deep the roots of Greek nostos in Indo-European myth, the Odyssey stands out in making Odysseus’s return an exclusively imaginary voyage." We are grateful to the Center for Odyssean Studies for permission to share Douglas Frame's paper "From Scheria to Ithaca." Read more