Agamemnon in Africa, Ulysses in Ulaanbaatar: Classics Gone Global

Two Continents.  Two Epic heroes. Two classical scholars.  Classics Professor Mark Usher discusses how the work of maverick Classicists Milman Parry (1902-1934) and George Thomson (1903-1987) revolutionized the field of Classics in their day and how their scholarly discoveries and vision brought him recently to Africa and Mongolia in pursuit of the study of two […]