Emily Wilson

Standard Name: Wilson, Emily


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Literary responses Pat Barker
Wilson , in a deeply appreciative review, called this novel brilliant . . . . an important, powerful, memorable book. Although judging that Barker falters occasionally in her grasp of the archaic setting, she praises...


By November 2017: Classical scholar Emily Wilson (daughter...

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By November 2017

Classical scholar Emily Wilson (daughter and grand-daughter of English-literature scholars Katherine Duncan-Jones and Elsie Duncan-Jones ) became the first woman ever to translate the whole of Homer 's Odyssey into English.


Wilson, Emily. “The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker review—a feminist Iliad”. theguardian.com.