A tale of twists and turns

We take the the Odyssey for granted. Like with other essential heroes of the Canon–Ishmael, Sherlock Holmes, Jesus–the peregrinations of brave Odysseus are a kind of cultural birthmark, intimately known if less often read. Think about it. Even if you’ve never read one Homeric hexameter you likely already know the “good parts.” The seduction of the Siren’s … Continue reading