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Join us for Iliad international public reading


The department of Ancient Civilizations of the University of Basel has participated in the Homer Reading that took place all over the globe on Friday, 22 March 2019. Celebrate with us the most ancient poet of Europe!

Videos are accessible here Link

The booklet is available for download (see link below)

Additionally to the lecture, an exhibition takes place at the University library where the two Iliad papyri and several research projects from the department of Ancient Civilizations are presented. The exhibition will take place from the 21.03. to 10.04.2019.