About The Iliad. In a companion volume to his award-winning adaptation of The Odyssey, the incomparable graphic novelist Gareth Hinds masterfully adapts Homer’s classic wartime epic. More than three thousand years ago, two armies faced each other in an epic battle that rewrote history and came to be known as the Trojan War.
The Iliad is an ancient Greek classic about the war between Greek city states and the city of Troy. The story begins with myths of the Greek gods starting the war over a golden apple. Three Goddesses all want the apple and they decide to let a mortal named Hector decide who gets the apple. Aphrodite 3.9/5.
This The Iliad: A Young Reader Adventure Lesson Plan is suitable for 7th - 12th Grade. Is The Iliad part of your curriculum? Check out a resource that offers something for those new to teaching the classic and those with lots of experience using Homer's epic. Plot summaries, discussion questions, activities abound in .
Jan 24, 2011 · If you plan on reading both, then I would suggest starting with the Iliad. However, if you have time for only one, I would suggest The Odyssey. The latter is much more of an epic adventure than the Iliad, which is more of a battlefield epic. Hence, The Iliad tends to feel a little more dense, and has some more mature themes.