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Graciela Zecchin de Fasano: (Univ. La Plata): Homer's Fictions: Troublesome Narratives in Odyssey

Join us at 5:00pm for light refreshments, the talk will begin at 5:15pm.
The talk analyzes the diversity of materials narrated in Odyssey, specially the case of the apocryphal biographies by Odysseus, to show in what sense these compositional elements can be integrated into a  "Homeric Poetics of Truth" and what the effect in the poem's interpretation is.
Graciela Zecchin de Fasano is Professor of Classics at the University of La Plata. She is the member of the Center of Hellenic Studies and Editor of Synthesis Journal of the same University.

Details

When:

Friday, May 9, 2014. 05:00 PM

Where:

Building 110, Room 112

Sponsor:

Department of Classics
lhailu@stanford.edu