The "Odyssey" and "Ulysses"

CAS XL 313

  • Oral and/or Signed Communication
  • Creativity/Innovation
  • Writing-Intensive Course

This course consists of a close reading of James Joyce's Ulysses with particular attention to his use of the Odyssey. We also examine the relation of oral and book cultures and other works Joyce takes in, such as the Aeneid, Divine Comedy and Hamlet. Effective Spring 2021, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Oral and/or Signed Communication, Writing-Intensive Course, Creativity/Innovation.

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