Ryan Platte

Open House | Equine Poetics, with Ryan Platte

In this Open House discussion, we welcomed Ryan Platte (Northwestern University) for a discussion on Equine Poetics, with particular attention on comparisons of the chariot race in bridal contests. Update: you can now find his book Equine Poetics, part of the Hellenic Studies Series, online. You can view the event in the frame below, or on our YouTube channel. Selected references mentioned in the discussion: Pindar Olympian 1 (on Perseus)… Read more