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Canto I

Canto I

by Ezra Pound

Canto I: What Am I Reading? True or False

1. All of "Canto I" is a translation of an epic poem by Homer calledThe Odyssey
2. Ezra Pound isn't actually translating "Canto I" from the original text by Homer, but from a 1538 version translated by a dude namedLeslie Pike
3. Who's the blind prophet that Odysseus goes looking for in the underworld?Eurylochus
4. Whose island did Elpenor die on?Circe's
5. How does Elpenor die?He gets drunk

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