May 5 • 25M

The Oldest Story Written: The Epic of Gilgamesh

Episode 12

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Digging Up The Past
The latest historical news and research surrounding the ancient eastern Mediterranean and Near East.
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Join host, Petros Koutoupis, as he embarks on his latest adventure to rediscover and retell the oldest story ever written: the Epic of Gilgamesh. From when did the stories originate and from where? When were the first tablets unearthed by archaeologists? Why was this discovery so important? How has the epic tale impacted both ancient and modern audiences? Tune in to find out.