Homer’s Odyssey: The Hero’s Welcome; Sappho’s Lyric Poetry


I.            Sappho and the Greek Lyric Tradition

A.     Lyric and Epic Poetry

B.     The Traces of Sappho

C.     Love in Ancient Greece

D.     Sappho’s Lyrics

II.         The Midterm: Structure and Advice

A.     Structure: Short Answers, 33%; Short Essay 66%

B.     Short Answers, Choose Eight of Nine (or Ten); Short Essay, Choose One of Two

C.     Plan Your Study Time

D.     Plan Your Exam Time

E.      Be Certain, But Give It Thought