More specifically concerning: supplication
poena sine fine
After reading Donna Wilson’s Ransom, Revenge, and Heroic Identity in the ‘Iliad’ (based on the dissertation she prepared for the University of Texas, Austin) the largest question I have for the author concerns her relationship with her father. Her discussion of the character of reparation in the Iliad emphasizes the role of the father in […]
Prisoners in Bangladesh pleading for their lives in a news photograph from the London Daily Express, 20.xii.1971.