Does Homer really matter?

Mar 05, 03:08 PM
Oxford University recently announced that Homer’s Iliad would be dropped from its Classics syllabus.
Ferdie Rous speaks to Harry Mount, Oldie editor and author of Amo, Amas, Amat… And All That, who studied classics at Oxford, and James Pembroke, The Oldie’s publisher, and a fellow classics enthusiast.