Odessey study guide
Home > Preview
The flashcards below were created by user
on FreezingBlue Flashcards.
The Greek word aoidos (ἀοιδός) or a"idos (ἀῳδός) referred to a classical Greek singer. In modern Homeric scholarship aoidos is used by some as the technical term for a skilled oral epic poet in the tradition to which the Iliad and Odyssey are believed to belong (compare rhapsode). - Wikipedia -community, or collective, or group-
Formulaic Composition. The theory of oral-formulaic composition originated in the scholarly study of epic poetry, being developed in the second quarter of the twentieth century.
Homers greek name
The million little peices design
a process the ill kind and oddest underwent n the eighth century that seems to agnowledge oral tradition
The "Transcription Hypothesis" homer
Homer could not read or write so he had a scribe do it
The Greek Dark Ages
period of history after the trojan war that ended in the 9th century bc. It was a process of reﬁnement of older materials.
What would you like to do?
Home > Flashcards > Print Preview