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Kelly Writers House, University of Pennsylvania

  • Kelly Writers House 3805 Locust Walk Philadelphia, PA, 19104 United States (map)

in the Arts Cafe

Published by Norton in November 2017, Emily Wilson’s line-for-line iambic pentameter version of The Odyssey is the first English translation by a woman. It has been called “a lean, fleet-footed translation that recaptures Homer’s 'nimble gallop' and brings an ancient epic to new life."