Unformatted text preview: Everything is quoted by later poets. • Iambic- standard dialogue meter of Greek drama-spoken poetry. • Elegiac- nearly the same as Homeric in written in 2 line stanzas. • 600-500BC is the lyric age. • Sappho and Archilochos- they are different in Homer because they talk about themselves. Drastically different. Look in course pack at the poems because you have written notes in them. Epic Poetry Lyric Poetry-about a hero- stories of his adventures-community-age of colonization-about certain individuals-warfare- Sparta, phalanx-more about the success of people-Values change- think about themselves when writing....
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- Spring '07
- Poetry, lyric age, Lyric- Sappho, Iambic- standard dialogue