Unformatted text preview: 6. Who is Orestes and why is he mentioned twice in the beginning of The Odyssey ? 7. How is Telémakhos presented in book one? Is he self-confident? resourceful? Respected by others? 8. How does the assembly at the opening of book two establish his authority? 9. How do the suitors respond to Telémakhos? What is their tone? Why do they blame Penelope for their presence? 10. Examine the roles of the maids in book two. How important are they to the development of the story? 11. What is the significance of the omen of Zeus? How do the suitors respond to its appearance? 12. What role does Athena play in the development of Telémakhos? Names to Remember Penelope Eurykleia Telemakhos Akhaians Suitors Danaans Antinoos Mentor Eurymakhos Mentes...
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- Fall '08
- The Odyssey, Telemakhos, Penelope Telemakhos Suitors, Antinoos Eurymakhos Eurykleia Akhaians Danaans Mentor Mentes, Penelope Telemakhos