- Field: Literature
Select one of the following topics for your discussion:
- How can you explain Achilles’ absence from the battle? Do you agree or disagree with his choice? Explain.
- Consider the roles of the women in The Iliad. How can you compare the relationships between Helen and Paris vs. Andromache and Hector? Take a look at the portrayal of the two couples on this vase to contribute to your analysis.
Image 1: Vase portraying Helen, Paris, Andromache, Hector, Kebriones. Horses and bird.
Image 2: Andromache & Hector
Image 3: Helen & Paris
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