Timeless Parallels: Veteran Voices & Classical Literature


Theater in Epidarus

The following overview provides the dates, readings, discussions, and formal assignments for the course of the institute.  The following schedule may change slightly, but the content will remain the same.

Reading Assignments  

  • Iliad Book 24  
  • Odyssey Books 13-24  
  • Antigone  
  • Achilles in Vietnam by Jonathan Shay  
  • Odysseus in America by Jonathan Shay  

Films and Performances 

  • Blues for Achilles original songs by Joe Goodkin  
  • The Odyssey original songs by Joe Goodkin   
  • Iliad Book 24  
  • Joyeux Noel  
  • Antigone