ERIC Number: EJ709241
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jan-1
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Homer: The Blind Bard
Doorley, Rachelle; King, Judith
School Arts: The Art Education Magazine for Teachers, v104 n5 p35 Jan 2005
This article describes notable cultural, historical, and artistic elements emanating from sculptures originating in ancient Greece. The "blind bard" and its connection to the legendary Greek poet, Homer; Homer's impact on literary history; trends among Roman sculptures; and Roman replication of Greek art are described. Questions to consider are also included.
Descriptors: Poets, Sculpture, Portraiture, Art Activities, Art History, Foreign Countries, Elementary Secondary Education
Davis Publications, Inc., 50 Portland St., Worcester, MA 01608. Web site: http://www.davis-art.com.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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