I'm Not Crying, You're Crying: The Song of Achilles
Tune in for a dive into Greek mythology and a book that Jennifer says is the best she's read in a while and one that WILL make you cry: The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller.
Mythology & Folklore: Greece
Resources used for general Greek mythology:
- A Brief Summary of Greek Origin Story: https://youtu.be/4VaO1tx29ek
- Crash Course Mythology on Greek creation: https://youtu.be/XNCQ9w59I7M
- Greek Gods family tree: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Family_tree_of_the_Greek_gods
And here are the links Jennifer used for The Iliad:
- Wiki page on The Iliad: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iliad
- Overly Sarcastic Productions vid on The Iliad, a good laugh: https://youtu.be/faSrRHw6eZ8
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The Song of Achilles, Madeline Miller
- For more info about the author, check out her website.
- Buy a copy of The Song of Achilles for yourself.
- If you are interested in other books inspired by The Iliad, check out this Goodreads list.
Creative’s Corner: YouTube channel, Useful Charts. Far more interesting than the name sounds so make sure to check it out!
- Did you like Greek mythology growing up? What was your favorite myth if you had one?
- What were your thoughts/impressions reading The Odyssey or The Iliad for school? (This is Jennifer assuming everyone had to read at least one of them at some point for school)
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