94. The Odyssey, Part 1

94. The Odyssey, Part 1

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Finally! Our heroes are discussing The Odyssey! Sing to me, O Contextual Texan!

00:29 Nathan does none of his normal schtick + AVENGERS SPOILERS
05:25 Donor Shout-outs
10:04 Contextual Texan begins
12:05 An intro to Homer
18:00 He never existed?
22:48 Who did folks used to say Homer was?
25:00 Greece
29:00 Higher criticism
36:10 Homeric question
44:00 We continue to debate who wrote the darn thing …
50:14 Epic
52:35 Translation

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Nathan Alberson is co-founder and creative director of Warhorn Media. He hosts three podcasts—The Bookening, The World We Made, and Sound of Sanity.

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Jake is the CEO of Warhorn Media and the discipleship pastor of Clearnote Church. He also teaches at Clearnote Pastors College.

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Brandon Chasteen has a Phd. Abd of English literature, although now he works in land and oil. He's a down-home-Texas boy-made-good who just happens to know everything about literature and literary history and literary theory. He podcasts for The Bookening.

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