Pride & Honor; public perception.
Achilles honor is compromised
Calling council: challenges Agamemnons leaderhip & impugn his honor
Athena stops Achilles reason-will
Quarrel among gods quarrel among humans/ greeks
GODS: natural event
Reading Questions for The Iliad Books 1-5
Book 1 The Quarrel
1) What is the cause of the quarrel between Achilles and Agamemnon? Is the conflict
2) Compare Achilles and Odysseus as heroes.
3) Which gods and goddesses
Study Questions for the Quiz on Dionysos and Apollo Chapters
1. Which literary source does Guthrie use for information about the Dionysus cult?
2. Describe a typical Dionysian ritual or orgia. Who are the maenads?
CL 411 MYTH, LITERATURE, AND IDEOLOGY
Instructors: Dilek DOLTA
This course focuces on the examination of the nature of myths. Course material will cover
readings in western classical mythology, with a focus on questions of ideology.