“Consistently fascinating, an amalgam of the mythic and the modern with an occasion dash of Baron Munchausen or Marvel Comics.”
—Michael Dirda, Washington Post Book World
“An accessible, nimble, and often beautiful edition of Apollonios Rhodios’s epic.”
“At every turn, Poochigian…improves on every English-language translation of the Argonautica that’s come before him.
—Open Letters Monthly
“Aaron Poochigian’s new translation of Apollonius of Rhodes’ Jason & the Argonauts demands to be read aloud—lines of perfect, unforced iambic pentameter make it as lyrical as Shelley or Frost.”