Odyssey and Iliad Translations

Patricia Storace interviewed Professor Robert Fagles of Princeton University about the years he spent working on translations of Homer’s “The Iliad” and “The Odyssey,”… read more

Patricia Storace interviewed Professor Robert Fagles of Princeton University about the years he spent working on translations of Homer’s “The Iliad” and “The Odyssey,” the challenges of translating archaic Greek, and the relevance of Homer’s stories to our time. Ms. Storace is the author of “Dinner with Persephone.” Following the interview, Professor Fagles took questions from the audience. A transcript of this interview will be printed in “Paris Review” magazine later this year. close

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Odyssey and Iliad Translations

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Program ID:
95780-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 17, 1998 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 18, 1998 | 4:45am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jan 17, 1998 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 17, 1998 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 18, 1998 | 4:45am EST | C-SPAN 2