Odysseus and the Cult of Apollo at Delos

The Hellenistic keraton at Delos. Photo by Steven Lowenstam. For my final post, I would like to…

The Agorē in Epic and Archaeology

Citation with persistent identifier: Marks, Jim. “The Agorē in Epic and Archaeology.” CHS Research Bulletin 1, no. 1 (2012).

Abstract: Rethinking the Homeric Polis

Descriptions of communities in the early Greek epics—like descriptions of places, people and things in general—tend to be cursory. Three…

Pylos before Pylos, and then again another Pylos

My interest, as discussed in my first post, is in how audiences responded to descriptions of communities in the…

Rethinking the Homeric Polis

Cop Shows and Homer, or, An Introduction to a Re-Thought Homeric Polis I begin with the commonplace that every story…