Seminars on Myth and Religion in Greek Antiquity

December 2011

May 2011

November 2008

  • Seminar conducted by M. Christopoulos and E. Karakantza entitled: On Oedipus and the win(k)ling of his eye. Ancient Evidence and Modern approaches to Oedipus myth. The seminar was presented at:

    a) Wednesday, 12th November 2008: the University of Ohio at Athens
    b) Friday, 14th November 2008: the University of Illinois at Chicago

March-May 2008

The Seminars were held in the Conference Hall of the Department of Philology of the University of Patras, 26500 University Campus, Rio, 6.30-8.30 pm.

The Seminar series was completed with a lecture by the distinguished scholar Walter Burkert (Professor Emeritus of the University of Zurich), on Thursday 22nd May 2008, in the Ceremony Hall of the University of Patras, entitled «The Derveni Book. Prosocratics, Cosmogonic Mythology and ‘Orpheus’».