The Odyssey: Book 3 and Book 4
Today we will work on books 3 and 4 from the Odyssey. Here you some questions to answer after reading:
Book 3: Pylos
a. What is King Nestor’s opinion of Odysseus?
b. Describe Nestor’s reaction when he realizes that Telemachus’ companion is Athena.
Book 4: Sparta
a. What clues suggest Menelaus and Helen that Telemachus is Odysseus’ son?
b. What is Menelaus’ opinion of Odysseus?
c. Describe Antinoo’s plan to destroy Telemachus.