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Polytropos: Your Turn to Serve

  Reading a very interesting article about Emily Wilson, the first female translator of Homer’s Odyssey and Iliad.  My first thought was that this was not possible.  None? No female classicists to tackle it ever?  Apparently not. Wilson’s first book “Mocked With Death,” grew from her dissertation. She explores the concept of mortality in classical traditions. 
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One of the best ways to share with and honor the work of your friends is to take time, slow down, and make the effort to read one of their posts or videos or poems or images or songs.  I use the word “read’ very broadly.  I view all of these media as text.  They
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