Talk

Wine, women and song

Greek vase
Date:
29 Jan 2014
Time:
2-3pm
Suitable for:
adults
Booking:
Free drop-in event, no need to book

Images of Dionysos from ancient Greece

Dionysos, the ancient Greek god of wine, and his companions were among the most popular subjects for Greek vase painters.

This talk explores vases and their uses, Dionysos's changing appearance over time,and the context of the images including the wine, women and song of Greek symposion