6. Living the Classics
Dan-el Padilla Peralta and Donna Zuckerberg with Johanna Hanink in conversation
Around the world, classical civilizations have formed an enduring template for literature and thought. What can we learn from the Greeks and the Romans? How do Greek tragedy and comedy help us understand modern day relationships? Three classicists, Dan-el Padilla Peralta, Donna Zuckerberg, and Johanna Hanink, examine the living legacy of the ancient world and the enduring value of classical literatures in terms of their interpretation in contemporary society.