The Epic of Gilgamesh

Since the entire world is in flux on a daily basis, here’s a short lecture on some of my favorite elements of a story that’s survived 4 millennia.

3 thoughts on “The Epic of Gilgamesh

    1. I prefer the Norton Critical Edition of Gilgamesh, since it includes text from other versions besides the “Standard.” It’s available here:

      The Andrew George translation published by Penguin is also excellent, but missing some of the old Sumerian sections of the story.

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