Lord of the Flies

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Laura Amy Schlitz

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16. Symbols you can eat.

The Odyssey

Homer, 700*
Famous for: Monsters, meddling gods, and some major bloodbaths.

Learn about symbols in literature such as The Odyssey by Homer | 60second Recap® Decoder™ video study guideThe Odyssey will either make you very, very sleepy (see Recap 13) or very, very hungry. That’s because when this poem isn’t putting you to sleep with its repetition of stories, it’s busy tantalizing your taste buds with lots of references to food. Find out the symbolic meaning of the snacking in this Odyssey recap.


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