CHS Online Open House | Love wishes, with Yiannis Petropoulos
|November 23, 2017||Filled under Featured, Visiting Scholars||
UPDATE: Due to technical difficulties we were unable to run this event as scheduled. We hope to reschedule it in the future—watch out for announcements!
FURTHER UPDATE: This event will now take place on Thursday, February 8, 2018.
We are pleased to welcome Yiannis Petropoulos, Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies in Greece, for a CHS Online Open House discussion on love wishes in Greek tradition.
Members of the Kosmos Society can start and continue the discussion associated with this event in the Forum.
Yiannis Petropoulos is Professor of Ancient Greek Literature, Democritus University of Thrace, and Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies in Greece.
In 2013 he was Visiting Professor of Classics, University of Sao Paulo (USP), Brazil, and is currently Research Fellow, Biblioteca Mindlin in the same university, working on monsters in early Brazilian ethno-history.
His latest book is Kleos in a Minor Key: The Homeric Education of a Little Prince, CHS-Harvard University Press, 2011, available to read online for free at CHS Publications.
His next book, which is in its final stages of preparation, is entitled Residents of the Via Negativa: Homer’s Cyclopes and other monsters.