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The Feasts and Sacrifice in the Homeric World as Discussed in Homer's Iliad The Feasts and Sacrifice in the Homeric World as Discussed in Homer's Iliad.

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Feasts and Sacrifice in the Homeric World

In Homer’s Iliad, he depicts many scenes of feasts and sacrifices. These events are always crucial because they often cause a major shift in the war between the Greeks and the Trojans. A feast and/or sacrifice, or even food in general can be representative of many different things in the Homeric world. It instills a sense of community, it can be a reverence of the gods, or even display respect for one’s enemy, as is the case in the feast that the Trojans are permitted to have in Hektor’s honor at the end of Book 24. There are various examples of feasts and sacrifices in Homer’s Iliad but this paper will focus on only three separate occasions, the sacrifice/ feast in honor of Apollo in Book 1, Athena feeding Achilleus in Book 19, and the feast held at the end of Book 24 to commemorate Hektor. The Iliad opens nine years into the Trojan War, and the Achaeans have just kidnapped two maidens named Chryseis and Briseis. Chryseis’ father came to Agamemnon and tried to pay him a ransom for his daughter, but Agamemnon refused, instilling the wrath of the god Apollo, because Chryseis was a priest in the temple of Apollo. Apollo unleashes a plague among

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Feasts and Sacrifice in the Homeric World

In Homer’s Iliad, he depicts many scenes of feasts and sacrifices. These events are always crucial because they often cause a major shift in the war between the Greeks and the Trojans. A feast and/or sacrifice, or even food in general can be representative of many different things in the Homeric world.
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