Assignments for the Last Weeks of the Semester:
In the Tenth Year of the Trojan War
|To Book 24 of Homer's Iliad|
Finish the Iliad
First to finish was brilliant Mr. House, wielder of books read and students broken under his ashen spear.
Finished on Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
Write a 3 to 5 paragraph paper comparing the situations, personalities, and connections between two of the characters of the Iliad.
Achilles and Agamemnon
Achilles and Thetis
Achilles and Patroklos
Achilles and Priam
Achilles and Hektor
Or whatever combination you prefer.
The paper will be read in class as part of your semester test.