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Senate House (Room G22-26)

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Malet Street
London, WC1 United Kingdom

February 2020

George Huxley: Achaeans, Hittites, and the Tale of Troy

February 18 @ 6:00 pm
Senate House (Room G22-26), Malet Street
London, WC1 United Kingdom
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  The lecture restates the reasons for equating the territory known to the Hittites as Ahhiyaurā with the lands of the late Bronze Age Achaean Greeks. Diplomatic relations between the two realms are examined with particular attention to the city called Wilusa by the Hittites. Finally, it is asked to what extent, if any, the Iliad recalled western Asia Minor and its political geography half a millennium and more after the period traditionally assigned to the Trojan War. George Huxley…

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April 2020

BSA Friends Lecture: Title TBC

April 7 @ 6:00 pm
Senate House (Room G22-26), Malet Street
London, WC1 United Kingdom
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