Monday, May 9, 2011

Teleconference Lecture Tomorrow: "Herodotus and the Invention of History"

"Herodotus and the Invention of History"
Tuesday, May 10 2011
1:00 PM ET/ 10:00 AM PT (90 minute lecture and Q&A) 
Editor of the Landmark HerodotusLandmark ThucydidesLandmark Xenophon and forthcoming editions on Ariane and others, Robert Strassler is widely acclaimed for making the work of these ancient Greek historians accessible to modern readers. In his lecture, he will talk about Herodotus, the first historian, and how in writing about the Persian Wars – incluiding the Battle of Marathon - Herodotus invented history.
Location: Teleconference/webinar from anywhere in the world
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