Homer - The Essential Homer

Homer - The Essential Homer

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14 CDs. This abridgement of the Homeric epics Iliad and Odyssey conveys the shape of both poems through a shrewd selection of substantial and complete passages.

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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 139.7 x 195.6 x 40.6mm | 521.64g
  • Parmenides Publishing
  • Las Vegas, United States
  • English
  • Abridged
  • abridged edition
  • 1930972121
  • 9781930972124

Table of contents

Foreword; Growing Up in Neoliberal Times; Identity: A Project of the Self; Research Tools; Beginning Post-School Transitions; Great Expectations; Performing Collective Identities; Spirituality as a Resource; Young People Re-Creating; Children of the Market?; Culturally Intelligible Femininities & Masculinities; Transition Interrupted: Young Mothers; Unfolding Plans; Crafting Identities; References; Index.

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About Homer

Stanley Lombardo is Professor of Classics, University of Kansas.

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Review quote

"Lombardo has brought his laconic wit and love of the ribald... to his version of the Odyssey. His carefully honed syntax gives the narrative energy and a whirlwind pace. The lines, rhythmic and clipped, have the tautness and force of Odysseus' bow. Chris Hedges New York Times Book Review"

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