The 'Ilias' by Homer. New translation, new readers? Archive
Tuesday 4 May 2010
Koninklijke Academie voor Nederlandse Taal- en Letterkunde (KANTL), Koningsstraat 18, 9000 Ghent
Patrick Lateurs’s new translation of the Ilias offers readers the opportunity to get (re)acquainted with Homer’s classic. A discussion about the translation and the Ilias as a literary work with Patrick Lateur, Piet Gerbrandy (classicist, critic and poet) and Kristoffel Demoen (senior lecturer ancient Greek language and literature at the University of Ghent). Several authors, including Oscar van den Boogaard, will express their admiration for the eternal value of the Ilias and recite their favourite passage.
In collaboration with publisher Athenaeum, Polak & Van Gennep
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