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Ancient Art Council

Ancient Art Department

Ancient Art Council
Legion of Honor

100 34th Avenue, Lincoln Park
San Francisco, CA 94121


Dr. Merrill will read passages of Homer's Odyssey in Greek and in his own translation, recently published by the University of Michigan Press. Dr. Thomas R. Walsh, Senior Professor, Occidental College, will lecture on the nature of Homeric epic and its transmission.

About Programs at the Ancient Art Council

Programs are varied and include such activities as lectures by noted archaeologists, museum curators, and ancient art historians; exclusive tours of the Museum’s permanent collection and special exhibitions; fund-raising events; and travel programs to ancient sites and other museums. Members also receive invitations from related organizations to attend lectures ad exhibition openings. Your annual membership dues and contributions will assist in furthering the Ancient Art collection at the Fine Arts Museums.


March 1, 2003 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Seminar on Homer: Translating Homeric Song: A Lecture and Reading

Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor


Presented by Dr. Rodney Merrill Poet and Translator


$5/AHAC members; $8/general after museum admission; $10/at the door (subject to availability)

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