London lecture

Edith Hall: 21st-Century Responses to the Homeric Iliad

Wolfson Auditorium, The British Academy, 10 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH

Since the turn of the 21st century there has been an unprecedented wave of creative responses to the Iliad, by prizewinning novelists and poets as well as cinema and TV producers. Professor Edith Hall (KCL) will explore the similarities and radical divergences between several of these responses, to ask why a poem with roots in […]