Past Events – British School at Athens

Phiroze Vasunia, “The Prose of the World: Hegel, Plutarch, Herodotus”

National Hellenic Research Foundation 48, Vasileos Constantinou Ave., Athens

Prof. Phiroze Vasunia (University College London) in collaboration with the National Hellenic Research Foundation and the Institute of Classical Studies In many cultures, prose comes after verse. Masters of Greek prose such as Herodotus and Plato were acutely self-conscious of the poets and poems that preceded them and they sought to fashion a medium that […]