Homer, the ‘The Iliad’ and oral tradition | In Search of the Trojan War

Michael Wood explains how the language used in 'The Iliad' could link it to oral tradition.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 5'25''
  • Broadcast year: 1985
Curriculum Connection
  • History

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: In Search of the Trojan War
  • Episode: The Singer of Tales