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96. The Odyssey, Part 3

96. The Odyssey, Part 3

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Here we are, continuing our discussing of *The Odyssey.* You probably knew that.

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This is an interesting episode because at a certain point it kinda sounds like we’re beating up on the classical movement. But actually we’re not doing that, exactly, so just bear with us here and don’t get offended, because we obviously weren’t talking about YOU. 🙂

02:22 Donor Shout-outs
07:05 Mythological history
11:25 Rome was not a fan
12:25 Is Odysseus a good guy?
17:16 Just ’cause it’s old don’t make it moral
26:00 Classical education
37:15 Homer was a greek
39:00 Redemptive sacrifice
44:58 What age should boys read it?

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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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