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Canto I

Canto I

by Ezra Pound

Canto I: You Canto Give Up Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Canto I? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What kind of animal does Odysseus sacrifice to gain favor from the blind prophet?


Lion
Bear
Sheep
Hawk
Q. Which god does Odysseus need to cry out to in order to get what he wants in the land of the dead?


Satan
Pluto
Mars
Markus
Q. Who does Odysseus not want to talk to in the underworld?


Anticlea
Elpenor
Olivia
Elana
Q. Which god of the sea has it in for Odysseus?


Neptune
King Triton
Longinus
Lobstro
Q. What part of Elpenor's body gets shattered when the man dies?


Ribs
Coccyx
Nape-nerve
Skull
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