Life Lessons from Homer's Odyssey

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Gregory I. Carlson

Narrated By: Gregory I. Carlson

Date: July 2016

Duration: 4 hours 59 minutes

Summary:

Discover fresh insights into one of the greatest works of literature ever composed: Homer's Odyssey.

Why does this ancient epic poem continue to mesmerize readers from all walks of life? You're undoubtedly familiar with the Odyssey in some form. Now, this exciting literature course invites you to read Homer's text with new eyes.

Your presenter, Rev. Gregory Carlson, S. J. (D. Phil, University of Heidelberg), is a renowned classicist and award-winning literature professor who has taught at Georgetown University, the College of the Holy Cross, and Creighton University. In his 12 lively lectures, the Western world's most engaging story comes alive again with all its poetry, drama, and action. As you voyage through the Odyssey book by book, you will gain profound insights into Homer's artistry.

In this course, you will journey to fantastic lands filled with sea monsters and sirens, gods and giants, and a colorful cast of characters. Rev. Carlson brings familiar stories alive by drawing out their implications and challenges for the unusual hero Odysseus.

As Rev. Carlson brings the poem to life, you will be surprised by the poem's enduring relevance to our day and age. Indeed, Homer will challenge your perceptions about success, women, friendship, and human identity.

Odysseus was born for challenges, and this course in turn invites you to challenge yourself. Follow Odysseus on his journey today.

This course is part of the Learn25 collection.

Genres:

Life Lessons from Homer's Odyssey

by Gregory I. Carlson

has successfully been added to your shopping cart

Life Lessons from Homer's Odyssey, Gregory I. Carlson
Life Lessons from Homer's Odyssey, Gregory I. Carlson
This title is due for release on July 22, 2016.

Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available!

By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks.com. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time.

Already a member? Log In to add this title to your wishlist.
Life Lessons from Homer's Odyssey, Gregory I. Carlson
This title is due for release on July 22, 2016
We'll send you an email as soon as it is available!

Already a member?
Log in to add this title in your wishlist
Life Lessons from Homer's Odyssey, Gregory I. Carlson
Please Log in and add this title to your wishlist.
Life Lessons from Homer's Odyssey, Gregory I. Carlson

We will send you an email as soon as this title is available.