Today: Homerathon 2011

UA students currently studying the epic poetry of Homer are holding Homerathon, a marathon reading of all 24 books of The Iliad.

Anyone who would like to read a passage is invited to show up at the event today to sign up.

Other activities at Homerathon include food, music and reading of passages of The Iliad in its original Greek form.

Homerathon began this morning at 7 a.m., and will continue through the night until tomorrow morning, April 21.

Any last-minute questions can be sent to