In the tenth book of the Iliad, Diomedes and Odysseus embark on a covert mission to spy on the Trojans.
A fun two-player card game that is quick to setup and play, with a Greek mythological theme packed with references to the Homeric epics.
American heavy metal band Symphony X wrote an epic song inspired by the Homer’s The Odyssey.
A justifiably admired passage from the Iliad, Homer’s epic poem, emphasizes how life is short and therefore precious.
Deliberate or not, elements of Mad Max: Fury Road remind one of the story of the Trojan War. It’s primal, aggressive, and epic. (It’s also a bloody good film.)
How do the worlds created by Homer in his epic poems relate to historical and archaeological realities?
Currently, the soccer World Cup is going on: a good opportunity to write about ancient Greek sports.
Can the Homeric epics be considered historical documents to some extent? If so, for which time period can they be used?