Study Guide

Hector Sightings

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Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019

The Iliad by Homer

This epic poem about the Trojan War may be written by a Greek, but Trojan Hector sure seems like the man in it. (Was Homer a secret Trojan sympathizer? You be the judge.)


Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 0099

Achilleid by Satius

In this ancient poem, big bad Achilles skewers Hector, drags his body around, and leaves it for the dogs. (Um... gross.)

Dec 20, 2019

The Metamorphoses by Ovid

The Trojan War gets a Roman spin in this super famous collection of mythological poems.

Dec 20, 0299 - Dec 20, 0399

The Fall of Troy by Quintus Smyrnaeus

Hector falls and his city isn't too far behind in this epic poem that picks up where the Iliad leaves off. (Yeah, we know. It's kind of depressing.)

Dec 20, 2019

Troilus and Cressida by William Shakespeare

In this "problem" play, Achilles comes off as a total jerk when he can only defeat Hector by jumping him with a bunch of dudes while Hector is unarmed. Not cool, Achilles.

Dec 20, 2019


Eric Bana plays the doomed Hector in this Hollywood blockbuster loosely based on the Iliad. (Bring your tissues.)

Dec 20, 2019

Marvel Illustrated: The Iliad

Marvel Comics brings you an awesome adaption of Homer's Iliad, Hector included.

Dec 20, 2019

The Trojan War

Marvel kicks out yet another digital comic about the Trojan War. Hector and everybody else all look suitably awesome.

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