20 January 2022 Start
20 January 2022 End
7:00 p.m. EET (Greece)/12:00 p.m. EST (U.S.) Time
Greece ASCSA Cotsen Hall, Anapiron Polemou 9, Athens 106 76


Hippos – The Horse in Ancient Athens (1st lecture)

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Discover the fascinating world of horses in ancient Athens through six lectures presented by Mario Iozzo, Director of the National Archaeological Museum of Florence, and scholars affiliated with the American School: Glenn R. Bugh, Judy Barringer, Carolyn Willekes, Carol Mattusch, and Mary Ann Eaverly. This hybrid lecture series will take place during the American School of Classical Studies at Athens‘ new art and science exhibition, Hippos: The Horse in Ancient Athens, which will be on view from January 20, 2022, through April 30, 2022, in the Makriyannis Wing of the Gennadius Library.

All lectures, presented by the American School of Classical Studies, will take place in Cotsen Hall on Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. EET (Greece)/12:00 p.m. EST (U.S.) and will also be livestreamed via Zoom and the School’s websiteFacebook page, and YouTube channel.

The 1st lecture will be presented on:

Thursday, January 20, 2022

7:00 p.m. EET (Greece)/12:00 p.m. EST (U.S.)

“The Medici Riccardi Horse Head in the National Archaeological Museum of Florence”

Mario Iozzo, Director, National Archaeological Museum of Florence

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