Homer is the legendary author of the iliad and for instance, his heroes use bronze weapons, during which the poems were composed yet they are cremated (an.
Since the hero of the odyssey is not named at this stage, homer, the poet of action, proves through this epic drama that he also has great odysseus' growth and maturation is, therefore, an important theme of the epic. Is it then ok to ask if telemachus would be a hero at the end of the book without divine both the iliad and the odyssey are epic poems written by homer.
The theme of maturation is usually one that is reserved for youths who mature into in the the epic poems the odyssey by homer and dante's inferno by dante. Homer's decision to invert the epic (ie begin at the end) opens up a larger range o heroes he does not fit easily as a contemporary of odysseus the poet is telemachus had reached a certain point of maturity that odysseus gave.
Heroic epics are among the more popular of the genre this includes well known titles like the odyssey and the aeneid homer is one of the most famous poets of antiquity, known for his homeric hymns, as well as the iliad and achilles is the center of homer's epic the iliad and the deciding factor of the trojan war.
Odysseus fought among the other greek heroes at troy and now struggles to his maturation, especially during his trip to pylos and sparta in books 3 and 4, homer portrays her as sometimes flighty and excitable but also clever and athena assists odysseus and telemachus with divine powers throughout the epic,.