We were pleased to welcome Ioanna Papadopoulou for a CHS Open House discussion with members of the Hour 25 and CHS community. Dr. Papadopoulou is the E.U. Fellow in Multi-Disciplinary Research/IT and Publications at the Center for Hellenic Studies and an Associate at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (PHI/ Groupe de Philosophie ancienne et médiévale).
She guided a discussion on “Odyssey or the Return of a Song.” with reference to the following brief but important documents:
Synopsis of Talk with Focus Passages (PDF) (Odyssey 1.336-355; 23.300-353)
More on the Itineraries of kleos (PDF), by Ioanna Papadopoulou
Summary of article by Charles de Lamberterie on asmenos (PDF), by Ioanna Papadopoulou
You can watch the event on the Center for Hellenic Studies YouTube channel, or in the frame below.
If you have comments, questions, or observations about the passages and themes discussed, members can continue conversations associated with this event on this Forum thread.
Ioanna Papadopoulou is the E.U. Fellow in Multi-Disciplinary Research/IT and Publications at the Center for Hellenic Studies and an Associate at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (PHI/ Groupe de Philosophie ancienne et médiévale). She is the Editor of the CHS-iMouseion Project and of the CHS-Derveni Papyrus Project (with L. Muellner and G. Nagy). She is the author of Le Chant de Pénélope (Paris, Belin, 1994). She is the editor of Pensées Présocratiques, II and III, Revue de philosophie ancienne (2005,2 – 2006, 1). She has co-edited recently (together with L. Muellner) a volume on the Derveni Papyrus (Poetry as Initiation. The Center for Hellenic Studies Symposium on the Derveni Papyrus, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University, 2014).
Odysseus Overcome by Demodocus’ Song, Francesco Hayez, via Wikimedia Commons