Essay on Odyssey
Thesis Statement: Odysseus is NOT a hero, because he is reckless, cold hearted, and disloyal as his actions in three episodes prove. (explain each of those 3 points of why he isn’t a true Hero.
times new roman
The Odyssey, Book V (Calypso)
The Odyssey, Books XVII-XX (the beggar at the palace)
The Odyssey, Book IX (lines 110-593) (cyclops)
- USING EXAMPLES FROM 3 of the ‘books/episodes’ assigned, CREATE a “character analysis” of one (or more) of Homer’s characters in “The Odyssey” and how it affected the success of the entire famous story.
- In this essay each point is explaining why Odysseus is NOT a good leader.
- The examples can only come from the 3 books listed above.
- The thesis statement I have above MUST be used and not reworded. The whole essay will explain the thesis.
- MUST CITE QUOTES THROUGH OUT THE STORY FROM NORTON’S STORY “ODYSSEY”