epic poems http://nhpr.org en The Social Networks in Epic Poems http://nhpr.org/post/social-networks-epic-poems <p>Long before the advent of Facebook and Myspace, societies shared news and were connected by networks;<a href="http://rogueclassicism.com/2012/07/25/on-the-plausibility-of-the-iliad-and-social-networks/">relationships represented in history&rsquo;s most treasured mythologies</a>.&nbsp; Padraig Mac Carron is a graduate student at Coventry University in England, who authored a paper which examines and evaluates the social networks in some of the canon&rsquo;s most famous &ndash; and not so famous -- epic poems.&nbsp; Word of Mouth producer Taylor Quimby spoke with Padraig from his parent&rsquo Wed, 01 Aug 2012 15:18:29 +0000 Taylor Quimby 9897 at http://nhpr.org The Social Networks in Epic Poems