The Oracle of Zeus at Olympia and the Projection of Power in the Peloponnese
Sponsored by AIA Ottawa
AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Library and Archives Canada, Salon A
Susan Downie, Carleton University will examine who consulted the oracle, and on what subjects, how its response was given, and what its replies were. More enigmatically, she will explore what Olympia gained from the presence of the oracle.
Co-sponsored by the Parnassos Hellenic Cultural Society and the Embassy of Greece.