Professor Emily Wilson to discuss her experience of translating Homer's Odyssey on February 15, 2018
Emily Wilson is Professor of Classical Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and the first woman to translate Homer's Odyssey into English. Her book was published in 2017 by W.W. Norton, and has received international coverage. She has also translated works of Euripides and Seneca, and produced a number of scholarly monographs. In her lecture Wilson will discuss her experience of translating Homer's epic poem.
This event is sponsored by the Greek and Roman Studies Department, Women's Studies Department and the Library.
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Posted by Office of Communications Wednesday, January 31, 2018