Phillip Ford – Of Lions, Bears and Pigs: Political Allegories in Homer Rennaissance France

The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London (HARC) presents:

29 Oct, 2008
speaker_philipford1Professor Philip Ford
Of Lions, Bears and Pigs: Political Allegories of Homer in Renaissance France

Professor Ford traces the re-discovery of Homer in late medieval France and examines its importance in the political discourse on tyranny.

Philip Ford is professor of French and Neo-Latin at Clare College, University of Cambridge

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