Cavafy: ‘The rest I’ll speak of to the ones below in Hades’

Cavafy: ‘The rest I’ll speak of to the ones below in Hades’   Heaney offers a version of C.P. Cavafy’s poem «Tα δ’ άλλα εν Άδου τοις  κάτω μυθήσομαι» The poem set in classical times contrasts the views of an important figure governing an ancient Greek province with those of a sophist ‘philosopher’ in his company. The dialogue exposes the imponderable aspects of belief in respect […]