Odysseus--The Trickster Hero

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Odysseus--The Trickster Hero
Episode 2 of Heroes and Legends

31 mins

Go back to the beginning of world literature to explore what made Homer's traveling hero such a powerful figure. Odysseus's story set the model for countless road narratives, but his character, which is surprisingly sly and...

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Thomas Shippey Ph.D.
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