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The Odyssey | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Homer's The Odyssey. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to The Odyssey that you may enjoy.

Reading Materials

Atwood, Margaret. The Penelopiad. New York: Canongate, 2005. Print.

Clay, Jenny Strauss. The Wrath of Athena: Gods and Men in The Odyssey. New York: Rowman and Littlefield, 1996. Print.

Fowler, Robert, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Homer. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2004. Print.

Fox, Robin Lane. The Classical World: An Epic History from Homer to Hadrian. 2nd ed. New York: Basic Books, 2006. Print.

Homer. The Iliad. Trans. Robert Fagles. New York: Penguin, 1998. Print.

Morrison, James V. A Companion to Homer's Odyssey. Westport: Greenwood, 2003. Print.

Power, Henry. Homer's Odyssey: A Reading Guide: Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2011. Print.

Schein, Seth, ed. Reading the Odyssey: Selected Critical Essays. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1995. Print.

Snider, Denton J. Homer's Odyssey: A Commentary. Project Gutenberg, n.d. Web. 20 June 2016.

Course Hero. "The Odyssey Infographic." Course Hero. 21 Mar. 2017. Web. 22 June 2020. <>.

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