Oliver Farry read from Robert Fagles’s translation of Homer’s Iliad, a passage relating the funeral of Patroclus and Achilles’ grief for his dear friend (L127-L286).
Oliver Farry is from Sligo, Ireland and lives in Hong Kong where he works as a writer, journalist, translator and photographer. His writing has appeared in The Guardian, The New Statesman, The New Republic, The Irish Times, Winter Papers, The Dublin Review, The Stinging Fly and gorse, among other publications. Visit his website for more information. [Return to Table of Contents.]