Homer’s Odyssey

Course Dates: 
Sept. 21, 28, Oct.5, 12, 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 2011
9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Nancy Lewis
Course Catalogs: 
2011 Fall

The epic tale of Odysseus’ adventures as he travels from the Trojan War back to his family and kingdom is a feast for the mind and the imagination. As we journey along with him, we shall explore the epic’s many pleasures as well as its monumental influence on Western civilization’s ideas, values and art. Required text: Homer: The Odyssey, Robert Fitzgerald, ISBN: 0-679-72813-9. Cost: $13.00

Nancy Lewis (rlnl@charter.net) is a retired English professor who taught world literature and directed the honors program at a community college. She has taught literature courses at the College for Seniors for many years.