Logue is recreating the Bronze Age and in his version of the Iliad, metal gleams.

See also the bestellar reviews, complete with rich quote-mosaics, of Adam Nicolson’s magnificent Why Homer Matters and Logue’s War Musica muscular rendition of several books of the Iliad. 

 

‘Eyelight like sun on tin.’

 

Source: Christopher Logue, War Music: An account of Books 1-4 and 16-19 of Homer’s Iliad, London: Faber and Faber, 2001, p. 173

Photo credit: artbaggage, pixabay.com

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Pin It on Pinterest