Always be the best: Homer and the Greek love of competition


Free with same-day ticket to the Ancient Greeks exhibition


Join UWA Senior Lecturer of Classics and Ancient History, Neil O’Sullivan, for an afternoon of poetry and competition.  

The Ancient Greeks loved to compete, as the exhibition Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes illustrates. This talk explores the spirit of competition through the eyes of one of their earliest poets, Homer.

Lecture ticket is free with a valid ticket to the Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes exhibition.


Presenters: Neil O’Sullivan
Location: Woodside Learning Studio One