On Calypso’s Island: Odysseus and You
In Homer’s “The Odyssey,” during his journey home, Odysseus arrives shipwrecked on Calypso’s island. She is a goddess who falls in love with him and offers him comfort, safety, and even immortality; but her gifts are no longer meaningful to the hero. Odysseus feels trapped and longs to go home.
In this illustrated presentation, you will experience vividly the power of this fascinating story, but above all you will be probed to explore the meaning of Calypso’s island in the journey of your own life.
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