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Homeric moments

clues to delight in reading the Odyssey and the Iliad

by Eva T. H. Brann

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Published by Paul Dry Books in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homer -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Homer.,
  • Homer.,
  • Epic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism.,
  • Odysseus (Greek mythology) in literature.,
  • Achilles (Greek mythology) in literature.,
  • Trojan War -- Literature and the war.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-326).

    StatementEva Brann.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4037 .B64 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 326 p. :
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3553591M
    ISBN 100967967562, 0967967570
    LC Control Number2002006003

    Homeric Moments: Clues to Delight in Reading the Odyssey and the Iliad: frecklesandhoney.com: Eva Brann: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals Store. The Homeric epics are written in an artificial literary language or 'Kunstsprache' only used in epic hexameter poetry. Homeric Greek shows features of multiple regional Greek dialects and periods, but is fundamentally based on Ionic Greek, in keeping with the tradition that Homer was from Ionia.

    westward from the Ottomans, the Homeric epics had a profound impact on the Renaissance culture of Italy. Since then the proliferation of translations has helped to make them the most important poems of the Classical European tradition. the s, showed that the Homeric epic poems, long. Exceptional quality hotel services in Santorini Give your holiday and the experience called Santorini all those elements, amenities, and services that will make it beautiful and memorable. It is written in the Iliad and Odyssey that the palaces and walls were built by the gods; in Homeric Poems Hotel our personal care gives you moments of relaxation and beauty.

    Oct 28,  · Usually called an epithet or a Homeric epithet, but sometimes called a Homeric epitaph, it is one of the most noticeable features of Homer's works the Iliad and the frecklesandhoney.comt comes from the Greek for putting (something) on (something). It is a tag or nickname that can be used on its own or together with the real name, depending on other features of the Greek language. Consider also this story relating Polymele: (Iliad book 16, line ) “And of the next company warlike Eudorus was captain, the son of a girl unwed, and him did Polymele, fair in the dance, daughter of Phylas, bear. Of her the strong Argeiphontes became enamoured, when his eyes had sight of her amid the singing maidens, in the dancing-floor.


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In Homeric Moments, she brilliantly conveys the unique delights of Homer's epics as she focuses on the crucial scenes, or moments, that mark the high points of the narratives: Penelope and Odysseus, faithful wife and returning husband, sit face to face at their own hearth for the first time in twenty years; young Homeric moments book, with his father Cited by: 4.

Homeric Moments book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Fifty years of reading Homer—both alone and with students—prepared /5. Nov 01,  · In Homeric Moments, Brann takes readers beneath the captivating surface of the poems to explore the inner connections and layers of meaning that have made the epics "the marvel of the ages." "Written with wit and clarity, this book will be of value to those reading the Odyssey and the Iliad for the first time and to those teaching it to /5(19).

Homeric moments: clues to delight in reading the Odyssey and the Iliad User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. We might all wish that philosopher and classicist Brann had taught us Homer. Falling short of that, we can read Homeric Moments, a study of Homer's epics, the Odyssey and the Iliad, based on Brann's Read full review.

Sep 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Homeric Moments: Clues to Delight in book by Eva Brann. Fifty years of reading Homer — both alone and with students — prepared Eva Brann to bring the Odyssey and the Iliad back to life for today's readers. In Homeric Free shipping over $Cited by: 4.

In Homeric Moments, Brann takes readers beneath the captivating surface of the poems to explore the inner connections and layers of meaning that have made the epics "the marvel of the ages." "Written with wit and clarity, this book will be of value to those reading the Odyssey and the Iliad for the first time and to those teaching it to.

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In Homeric Moments, Eva Brann brilliantly conveys the unique delights of Homer's epics as she focuses on the crucial scenes, or moments, that mark the high points of the narratives: Penelope and Odyssesus meet for the first time in twenty years; young Telemacus bodly confronts the angry suitors; Achilles gives way to boundless grief at the death of Patroclus.

Oct 27,  · "Written with wit and clarity, this book will be of value to those reading theOdyssey and the Iliad for the first time and to those teaching it to beginners."—Library Journal "Homeric Moments is a feast for the mind and the imagination, laid out in clear and delicious frecklesandhoney.com: Paul Dry Books.

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Lord's later work (his book The Singer of Tales is the most pertinent to Homer) kick-started oral poetics as an entire new sub-discipline in anthropology. For Homeric scholarship the most important results of their work, and that of later Oralists, have been to demonstrate that.

Brann, Eva. Homeric Moments: Clues to Delight in Reading the Odyssey and the frecklesandhoney.comelphia: Paul Dry Books, Brann’s book highlights important scenes and crucial moments of the narrative, while also emphasizing the striking imagery and musical effects of the language itself.

Apr 18,  · TFBT: “Homeric Moments” Part I It is one of the joys of reading the book. On the other hand sometimes I get so carried away that I am not reading critically. I love her unquenchable faith in the genius of Homer; Homer’s inexhaustibility.Homer’s Humor: Laughter in The Iliad Hu m a n i ta s • 97 and complexity of Homeric humor: the Olympian squabble at the end of Book I, Thersites’ intervention at the Greek war council in Book II, Hera’s seduction of Zeus in Book XIV, and the battle of the gods in .Oct 03,  · In Homeric Moments, Brann takes readers beneath the captivating surface of the poems to explore the inner connections and layers of meaning that have made the epics "the marvel of the ages." "Written with wit and clarity, this book will be of value to those reading the Odyssey and the Iliad for the first time and to those teaching it to 5/5(1).