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Translating Antiquity

Yelena Baraz, Classics; Katerina Stergiopoulou, Classics

November 14, 2018 · 12:00 pm1:20 pm · 161 East Pyne

Postclassicisms, Humanities Council

We will be reading George Steiner’s overview of the history of English Homeric translation in “Homer in English,” selected Odyssey excerpts from Richmond Lattimore, Robert Fagles, and Emily Wilson, as well as Wilson’s Translator’s Note and a review of her recent translation. Readings can be found here.

Lunch will be provided but please RSVP to Eileen Robinson.


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