Public Lectures

Public Lecture

What is The Epic of Gilgamesh?

Date: 2022/12/10 13:00-14:30
Place: Online(ZOOM Platform)
Lecture: Watanabe Kazuko(Professor Emerita, Faculty of Human Sciences, Toyo Eiwa University)
The title “The Epic of Gilgamesh” is now fairly well-known, but the sort of intention with which the story was made is still an enigma. Even now, it constantly reveals new aspects of itself as new texts with different versions of the story continue to be found. Endeavours to comprehend it often seem to lead one on a journey of adventure.