10/7 The Dark Ages and Homer (not Simpson!)

JQ: Describe a movie you’ve seen recently. What was it’s plot?

In Class

1.Finish watching The Aegean.

2. Review the content in notes for pages 106-107.

3. What do we know about Homer? How do things get altered in translations? Let’s watch a brief synopsis of the Iliad through A history Channel documentary excerpt. (Greek Achilles  vs. Trojan’s Hector)

4. Study the different translations of the Illiad (Consider how important translations are!)

5. What might a modern day translation look or sound like?


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