Sample Reviews of Homeric Scholarship

The above are two different reviews of the same book:

The following is a review of another book:
(Irwin Cook, The Odyssey in Athens, University Press Odyssey)

And another:

And another:

The conclusion:

"Inevitably there is no consensus as to how to read the poems: the theoretical problems raised by orality for composition, performance and consequently for the criticism of the texts have not been solved."

Other interesting Odyssey Home Pages: