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Taking Her Seriously (Paperback)

Penelope and the Plot of Homer's Odyssey

Ancient History > Ancient Greece & the Hellenistic World > Greek Art & Architecture

Imprint: University of Michigan Press
Pages: 135
ISBN: 9780472033171
Published: 31st December 2005
Casemate UK Academic


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This book presents a reevaluation of Penelope, one of the most  universally admired female characters in western literature.  Richard Heitman casts her in a new light, emphasising her role as  a pillar of integrity and wisdom in Odysseus's absence, and her  courage, steadfastness and integrity throughout. This thematic  approach to the text also considers Penelope's place as a female  role model, right up to the present day.

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