Folk-tale vestiges in the second half of the Odyssey

M. Davies

Abstract


In the light of V. Propp’s studies, numerous folkloric themes are pointed out in the second half of the Odyssey: in particular the theme of hero’s return and his disguise.

Keywords


Odyssey; folkloric themes; hero’s return; disguise

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14601/prometheus-11411



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