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Unformatted text preview: 6. What do the female followers of Dionysus do in the woods? 7. How does Dionysus humiliate Pentheus? 8. What happens to Pentheus? Why did Dionysus want this result to come about? 9. Explain Dionysus's connection to theatre. Chapter 11 1. Why does Odyssey want to visit the dead? 2. Describe what the dead are like in Homer. 3. Tantalus and Sisyphus are _____. 4. Explain what happened to Eurydice. Why did Orpheus want to bring her back? 5. What happened when Orpheus visited the underworld? 6. Summarize what Plato describes as the afterlife in "Myth of Er." 7. How is Aeneas's journey to the realm of the dead different from Odysseus's? 8. Why does Aeneas need to visit the underworld? Whom does he see there?...
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- Fall '09
- The Odyssey