- Topic #1
The gods are discussed in the Iliad nearly as much as the mortals, and their actions are vital to the plot. Analyze the role of the gods throughout the work using specific examples to support your conclusions.
I. Thesis Statement: The gods in the Iliad serve as the instruments of fate, stepping into the mortal arena when necessary to insure that fate’s purposes are served.
II. The nature of fate as seen in the Iliad
A. Zeus’ scales of fate
B. Actions with...
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