Gilgamesh & Iliad

Program in Cultures, Civilizations, and Ideas Humanities 111: Antiquity Fall 2010 Due 25. 11. 2010 at 17:30 via email. Academic Disintegrity Do not artifice. Do not succor others artifice. Do not propose the production of others as your own. Students who spin in in-effect harmonious written production in conditions of contented, constitution, vocabulary, or phrasing earn be severely penalized. Academic disintegrity or plagiarism earn end in an F for the cord and elevate disciplinary renewal, including outlawry from the university. Students are urged to familiarize themselves delay university prudence at http://www. rovost. bilkent. edu. tr/procedures/AcademicHonesty. htm.Instructions: Choose FIVE of the subjoined swell-balanced pairs of thoroughfares and confirm the text/reading and constructor of each, then assimilate and/or contrariety the two thoroughfares inveterate on the concepts, themes, and larger questions we own discussed in assort (10 tops each/50 completion). Avoid summarizing the contenteds or retelling the setting to the relation, but voice that costlyly the contexts of the thoroughfares are momentous for explaining why they are momentous in resembling ways. a. b. Constructor ______Homer_______________________ Constructor ______Homer_______________________Title _______ The Iliad – Book 16_____________ Title _______ The Iliad – Book 16_____________ a. “Look what a buoyant man, a sprightly, bespangled tumbler! Harmonious reckon what he’d do at sea wshort the fish shoal – why, the man could expand a shrewd, diving for oysters! Plunging balanceboard, polite-mannered-mannered-balanced in choppy, heaving seas, harmonious as he dives to gound from his war-car now.Even these Trojans own their tumblers – what a leap! ” b. He takeed him by that spearhead balance the chariot-rail, hoisted, dragged the Trojan out as an angler perched on a relieved hurl ledge drags some fish from the sea, ome generous seize, delay cord and crystalline bronze take.. . his hole gaping encircling the crystalline top and flipped him down countenance original, insensible as he plane his society society blown far. The thoroughfares are resembling to each other consequently Patroclus insults his enemies in twain of the thoroughfares. In the original thoroughfare he insults Cebriones, the driver of Hector and in the assist one he insults Thestor. Patroclus is disobeying Achilles’ instructions consequently he is balanceconfident and too ambitious that he reckons that he earn get the city and despatch all of the Trojans. The deep concept of these two thoroughfares is infringement.Patroclus slays totalone he sees and commendations his enemies as preventary. Patroclus loses his cosmical feelings and grace a assassinate. Homer tells the relation by comparing the carnage to fishing, and this is a tragicomic comparison. 7. 5/10 c. d. Constructor ___________________________________ Constructor ______Homer_______________________ Title __Xenophanes of Colophon - Fragments___ Title _______ The Iliad – Book 14_____________ c. “One God, pre-eminent shapehither gods and men, not at all enjoy ethnicals in matter or understanding. As a entire he sees, as a entire he reckons and as a entire he hears.And frequently he stays in the harmonious settle, not melting at all, nor is it upright for him to travelin unanalogous directions at unanalogous spans d. .” “Give me skinness, furnish me Longing now, the forces you use to balancewhelm all gods and ethnical men! I am off to the ends of the plentiful, numerous globe to scrutinize Ocean, fountainhead of the gods, and Mother Tethys who nourished me in their halls and reared me polite-mannered-mannered. ” In thoroughfare c tshort is a god that forciblely superior shapehither all cosmicals and the other gods. He is unanalogous from all. The thoroughfare glorifies this god. Since the pre-eminent god is Zeus, the mentioned god short is he.In adduction, Hera goes to Aphrodite and asks succor from her in classify to dupe Zeus in the thoroughfare d. Tshort is a confliction short. Zeus can be entered into consequently of some craves cognate to cosmical skin, polite-mannered-mannered-balanced though he is the pre-eminent one. The gods in Iliad own some features enjoy intrigues and double-dealings which are cognate to cosmicalkind. In other suffrage, the gods are not incorrupt. However, tshort is a forcible dissonance betwixt the gods and cosmicals. When Hera asks succor from Aphrodite, although they are in unanalogous sides of the war, she succors Hera.The gods are generally happier than the ethnicals, and they do not own malice counter each other as plenteous as the ethnicals. 8/10 e. f. Constructor ______Gilgamesh____________________ Constructor ______Gilgamesh____________________ Title __The Epic of Gilgamesh – Tablet 11______ Title __The Epic of Gilgamesh – Tablet 11______ e. “The gods did fume the savour, the gods did fume the savour pure, the gods collected enjoy flies encircling the man making offering. ” f. “Even the gods took detestation at the Deluge, they left and went up to the deity of Anu, unpenny enjoy dogs curled up in the notorious. ”From the original thoroughfare, it can be silent that the gods deficiency cosmicals as a servants. The gods deficiencys the offerings of cosmicals. In adduction, in the assist thoroughfare we see the gigantic force of the gods that they are efficacious to undo fully the cosmicalkind. They own such a gigantic force that polite-mannered-mannered-balanced they are distracted of the rush they sent. However, the gods are regretful consequently they avow that they had a succeed and they deficiency the cosmicalkind. The gods are imethnical and the cosmicalskin should be imethnical as polite-mannered-mannered. Thus, they furnish permanentity to Uta-napishti and his spouse to determine the being of the cosmicalkind. /10 g. h. Constructor ______Homer_______________________ Constructor ______Homer_______________________ Title _______ The Iliad – Book 6______________ Title _______ The Iliad – Book 6______________ g. “So now I am your army and chum in the interior of Argos, you are mine in Lycia when I scrutinize in your kingdom. Come, let us restrain pure of each other’s spears, polite-mannered-mannered-balanced tshort in the coagulated of action . . . But let’s dealing armor. The men must recognize our claim: we are sworn chums from our fathers’ days plow now! ” h. “My comrades – antagonist Danaans, aides of Ares – no corrupt now!Don’t lag rearwards, don’t emit yourself at blackmail harmonious to drag the biggest faction tail to your ship. Now’s the span for despatching! Later, at spare-time, rob the corpses up and down the unmistakable. ” In the original thoroughfare Diomedes and Glaucus do not battle when they avowd that their grandfathers are chums and these two men are sworn chums for covet span. Tshort is no infringement betwixt them consequently they i-elation their fathers and furnish further moment to chumship than esteem and the crave of wining the war. They dealing their armors and do not economy environing the esteem progeny although the materials of the armors are unanalogous.By doing this they scantiness to appearance that their plane of esteem is harmonious. On the other index, Nestor furnishs moment to infringement in the assist thoroughfare. Nestor and Agamemnon’s original guidance is not esteem as polite-mannered-mannered, and they do not economy environing the elapsing of the city. They barely focused on infringement and despatching total Trojan that they see. When Menelaus reckons environing preamble free, Agamemnon urges him to despatch barely. The pre-eminent plane of infringement can be seen short; so-far, Diomedes and Glaucus are reckoning in accurately inconsistent way. Their priorities are unanalogous although they are in the harmonious war. 8. /10 i. j. Constructor ______Homer_______________________ Constructor ______Homer_______________________ Title _______ The Iliad – Book 22_____________ Title _______ The Iliad – Book 9______________ i. “I would die of disgrace to countenance the men of Troy and the Trojan women triling their covet trappings . . . Someone hither of a man than I earn say, ‘Our Hector – spreamble all on his own ability, he undoed his army! ’ So they earn mumble. So now, meliorate by far for me to pause up to Achilles, despatch him, follow abode subsisting or die at his indexs in brightness out anteriorly the walls. ” j. Mother tells me, he imethnical goddess Thetis delay her glistening feet, that two fates undergo me on to the day of exit. If I halt out short and I lay boarding to Troy, my travel abode is past, but my brightness never dies. If I tour tail to the fatherland I skinness, my haughtiness, my brightness dies . . . penny, but the society that’s left to me earn be covet, the tickle of exit earn not follow on me straightly. The thoroughfares are resembling consequently the deep concept of twain thoroughfares is antagonist for esteem. However, Achilles’ and Hector’s reasons of antagonist and their priorities are unanalogous. Achilles battles barely for his brightness and esteem.He does not succor his comrades harmonious consequently Agamemnon dishonored him. Achilles’ original guidance is his esteem and brightness for which he has productioned so unyielding. However, Hector battles not barely for his esteem but so for the nation of Troy. Hector economys environing what nation reckons environing him. Twain Hector and Achilles intimidate a hobble environing antagonist or not consequently twain of them recognize that if they battle they earn die promptly but own brightness and esteem at the harmonious span. Hector considers the disgrace he earn countenance, if he does not battle. On the other index, he recognizes that if he battles and despatchs Achilles or polite-mannered-mannered-balanced he dies, he earn get esteem.Thus, he chooses to battle. However, Achilles’ uncontrollefficacious blow orients him to battle. These two deep heroes of the relation own momentous pretend on the end of the war.. 9/10 k. l. Constructor ______Gilgamesh____________________ Constructor ______Gilgamesh____________________ Title __The Epic of Gilgamesh – Tablet 7_______ Title __The Epic of Gilgamesh – Tablet 4_______ k. ‘Why, my chum, does your interior chat apathy . . .? [the trance] was proper, gigantic the diffidence. [Your feverish lips] were buzzing enjoy flies, [the misgivings were] gigantic, the trance was costly.To the one who survives {the gods] liberty grieving: the trance libertys sadness to the one who survives. The gigantic gods [I’ll] request in supplication, let me solicit out [Shamash,] I’ll call-upon to your god. l. ‘The trance that I had was an thorough confusion: deity cried clamorously, occasion globe did rumble. The day grew quiescent, mystification came forth, tshort was a flash of lightning, fervor broke out . . . [Having heard the suffblow of his chum,] Enkidu gave the trance import, declaration to Gilgamesh: [My chum,] your trance is a good-natured-natured one, beautiful is [its missive. ]’ 41/50 = %82 (B-)gamesh