Askari Rey


June 2016

The Iliad


Achilles drags hector behind his chariot

I recently read The Iliad for the first time.

Here are some things I noticed about the text:

Mandatory Female Subordination:

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The Odyssey

In this epic poem, Odysseus, a mighty Greek warrior, fights his way through the ancient and treacherous Mediterranean outback for ten long years in an attempt to reach his home of Ithaca where his wife and only son, Telemachus, desperately wait his return.

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