May 24, 2017
Malibu City Hall, Multi-Purpose Room
23825 Stuart Ranch Road
Malibu, CA 90265
Homer and Bronze Age Presentation
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Mycenaean Greece – the Homeric epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey, written during the 8th century BC, describes an age of heroes who lived during the Bronze Age, around half a millennium earlier. This lecture will discuss the archaeological evidence from the Mycenaean world in order to discern fact from fiction in the Homeric epics.
Speaker: Cynthia Colburn, Associate Professor of Art History and Coordinator, Art History Program at Pepperdine University