Odyssey

Arts Over Borders in a co-production with Galway 2020
DATE August
LOCATION Galway County

Some say that part of the Odyssey journey, described by Homer, took place on the coast of Ireland and that the Cyclops chapter was inspired by Inis Mór.

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Using Emily Wilson’s English translation (the first by a woman), Arts Over Borders will stage a performed reading of excerpts of Homer’s Odyssey on the beaches of Galway.

Join Galway 2020 and curators Seán Doran and Liam Browne from Arts Over Borders, for an intimate reading of this epic tale on the beaches of Galway. Arts Over Borders have been staging live readings in unusual surroundings for a number of years with acclaimed performers and celebrated Greek musicians.

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