Identify the odyssey in your introduction as an epic poem , and that you identify the poet (HOMER). Use Penelope
as an example of an ideal woman- particularly in her role as wife and mother . Conversely consider how other women are viewed compared to Penelope . Consider both mortal women, such as Penelope , and immortal women , such as Circe and Calypso. What does this contrast show about the Greek cuure?