Have you written essays on The Odyssey before? Learn how to organize your thoughts with the help of our samples. This poem is not easy to read. Odysseus, a real superhero tries to go back to his wife and son in Ithaca after a war. But he gets imprisoned by Calypso until he is rescued by the gods. Back in Ithaca, people believed that Odysseus was dead and many men are wooing Penelope, his wife. One of them, Antinous, plans to kill Telemachus, Odysseus’ son. But the bad guys perish while the good ones succeed. What topic would you pick for The Odyssey essay? What theme will you highlight in the introduction? What will be your conclusion? Hopefully, you are familiar with an outline for such kinds of papers.
Concepts: Odyssey, Odysseus, Trojan War, Homer, Iliad, Achilles, Greek mythology