clas280 odyssey questions

clas280 odyssey questions - -Calypso is speaking to Hermes...

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Natalie Del Favero Clas280 Odyssey Quiz Questions: 1.) What does the term nostos mean? -Homecoming, the journey home 2.) What was Zeus thinking about in Book 1 of the Odyssey? - Zeus was thinking about Aegisthus who was killed by Orestes 3.) What is the specialty trade of the Phaeacians? -Sailing, ship work 4.) You gods are the most jealous bastards in the universe- Persecuting any goddess who ever openly takes A mortal lover to her bed and sleeps with him. -Who is speaking to whom in this passage? And in what context?
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Unformatted text preview: -Calypso is speaking to Hermes about his message from Zeus to free Odysseus 5.) I implore you, Lady: Are you a goddess Or mortal? If you are one of heavens divinities I think you are most like great Zeus daughter Artemis. You have her looks, her stature, her form.-Who is speaking to whom in this passage? And in what context? -Odysseus is speaking to Princess Nausicaa of the Phaeacians after being washed up from sea...
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