The Odyssey Project - My Name Is Nobody

Episodes

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01A Bag of Winds20170425Zaffar Kunial's response to the bag of winds tale in The Odyssey blows him north to Orkney

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Circe20170424Inua Ellams sets the Circe episode of The Odyssey in a bus stop and a warehouse club today

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Mr Nobody Listening to His Own Story at the Court of King Alcinous20170420Golan Haji and Stephen Watts' poem inspired by Odysseus hearing to a story told - his own.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Night Shift20170421In Karen McCarthy Woolf drama Odysseus's mother tries to contact him from the Underworld.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Odysseus in Kabul20170427In Reza Mohammadi's response to Homer, Odysseus is doomed to witness carnage in Kabul.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Odysseus, the Patron Saint of Foreigners?20170419Mona Arshi, in Homer's light, considers her Sikh parents' journey to England in the 1960s.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Scylla and Charybdis20170417Mir Mahfuz Ali responds to Scylla and Charybdis in The Odyssey with a sea crossing today.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Tamrat in the Cyclops' Cave20170418Poet Alemu Tebeje's tale of Tamrat, growing up in Ethiopia, akin to the Cyclops' cave.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01Telemachus20170426Sarah Howe looks at the story of Odysseus's son, Telemachus, from a Chinese perspective.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.

01The Day of the Daag20170428In the final response to Homer, Daljit Nagra takes on Odysseus sorting out the suitors.

Writers from various diasporas create new radio poems in response to Homer's The Odyssey.