On 3 May 2019 the OIKOS Theme-in-Context-Day Seminar: 'The Erechtheion Enigma' will take place in Utrecht.
Participants are invited to prepare (read) a substantial amount of primary and secondary literature relevant to the lectures. This is compulsory for students who take part to obtain 1 ECTS. The event will be followed by drinks (and optional dinner).
speakers and topics
Janric van Rookhuijzen (Utrecht/Leiden): Herodotus, Pausanias and the topographical problem of the ‘Erechtheion’
Robert Pitt (Athens): Epigraphy: the 'Erechtheion' building accounts
Floris van den Eijnde (Utrecht): Inventing Athena: Early Cult Activity on the Acropolis
Annette Harder (Groningen): Literature:Euripides’ Erechtheus
Helle Hochscheid (Roosevelt Academy, Utrecht/Middelburg): Art: the sculpture of the ‘Erechtheion'