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Odysseus the Overrated

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In the lecture today, I really enjoyed hearing about the feminist view of the Odyssey, and thought it brought an interesting new perspective to a novel I’ve been dragging my feet through since Grade 11. I wanted to add on to that by discussing the double standard in terms of adultery. Even though I don’t know anything about the philosophies of feminism or feminist literary criticism, I was frustrated every time the subject of adultery was raised. Penelope, with her husband gone, is stuck in her house with twenty men…read more


Intro Post

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Hey there! My name’s Lindsay, and I’m from Vancouver. I chose Arts One because I wanted to challenge myself and improve my writing and critical thinking skills. Unfortunately it’s also challenging my affinity for procrastination, but I guess that was going to have to go sooner or later. Other than that, I don’t know what else to tell you… I like music, Netflix, languages, animals, skating, and probably you if you like any of these things too. Or even if you don’t, you seem pretty nice to have read this…read more


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