Madeline Miller is the author of The Song of Achilles, which won the Orange Prize for Fiction, was shortlisted for the Stonewall Writer of the Year, was an instant New York Times bestseller, and was translated into twenty-five languages. Madeline holds an MA in Classics from Brown University, and she taught Latin, Greek and Shakespeare to high school students for over a decade. She has also studied at the University of Chicago’s Committee on Social Thought, and at Yale School of Drama, where she focused on the adaptation of classical texts to modern forms. Her essays have appeared in publications including the Guardian, Wall Street Journal, Lapham’s Quarterly and She lives outside Philadelphia.

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

The Song of Achilles

by Madeline Miller

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Miller has shaken the dust from Homer’s tapestry, blasted it with air and light, and exposed glorious new colors, new textures.

A.J Finn, Author of The Woman in the Window