1. Why does Agamemnon respond so threateningly to the priest of Apollo?
Because he asks for the return of his daughter, Chryseis (his prize)
2. Why does Agamemnon give up his concubine, Chryseis?
He gives her up only
Mosaics: MW 5:30-6:50
The Iliad Hero
The notion of being a hero in the Iliad is met through possessing specific traits.
To be considered a hero, one must have unquestionable honor. Although honor to the
average individual in Homeric civiliz
What is important to be a hero in the Illiad?
only in book references
Take home exam CATEGORIES (double space)
Greek heroes (have to be agood fighter and from the upper class)
Favor of the gods
Knights/ have to be a good fighter