Bob Dylan Wins Noble Prize in Literature

Bob Dylan Wins Noble Prize in Literature

Bob Dylan, 75, won the Nobel Prize in literature. on Oct. 13, 2016, for his work as a poet laureate of the rock era. His work has influenced generations of songwriters and has been critiqued by his fans, critics, and academics as reported by The New York Times. This is the first time the honor has […]

Homer and the Art of Storytelling

Homer and the Art of Storytelling

The original medium for Homer’s Odyssey was the spoken word. Its original value was as an entertaining and compelling story. It has survived through the millennia because of its depth in penetrating the ever-recurring details of human interaction and social order. The very fact of the Odyssey’s enduring importance to our culture, nearly three thousand […]