Week 3 writing assignment:
Answer two of the following questions.
1. Read Homer’s description of the Cyclopes (plural) in Book 9 of The Odyssey. Would you describe them as having a civilization? Why or why not?
2. What happens between the Cyclops and Odysseus and his men? How does the story end?
3. What is the significance of ancient Greece in Western civilization?
4. Why is pre-Socratic philosophy significant?