Posts Tagged by Gilgamesh
|January 7, 2016||Filled under Featured, Visiting Scholars||
We were pleased to welcome Jacqueline Vayntrub, NECL Post-Doctoral Fellow at Harvard, 2015–2016, to the first CHS Open House for 2016.
The discussion topic was The Epic of Gilgamesh, with the focus on ‘The Search for Everlasting Life.’ Read more…
|December 17, 2015||Filled under Book Club, Featured||
I will proclaim to the world the deeds of Gilgamesh. This was the man to whom all things were known; this was the king who knew the countries of the world.
He was wise, he saw mysteries and knew secret things, he brought us a tale of the days before the flood.
|October 20, 2015||Filled under Book Club, Community, Featured||
We are excited to share the upcoming Hour 25 Book Club selections. Look out for further announcements and forum threads nearer the time!
November 17, 2015 at 11:00 a.m EST—Chapter 2 ‘Singers: Performance and Training’ and Chapter 5 ‘Songs and the Song’ from Singer of Tales by Albert B. Lord
December 15, 2015 at 11:00 a.m EST—Book 1 and Book 2 of Aeneid by Virgil
January 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m EST—Epic of Gilgamesh
February 23, 2016 at 11:00 a.m EST—Beowulf Read more…