Boethius Book Club, Episode 1: Telemachus
The first four books of the Odyssey can be read as the tale of Odysseus' troubled son, Telemachus, a young man brought up without a father and treated with contempt by his mother's suitors. In his travels in search of information about his father, Telemachus learns how to be a man. Dr. Fleming's introductory comments and the group discussion make an insightful and entertaining introduction to this early masterpiece of Western literature.
Recorded: August 13, 2015
Original Air Date: December 7, 2015
Show Run Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Show Guest(s): Dr. Thomas Fleming
Show Host(s): James Easton
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