A 21st-century retelling by young people of the ancient Gilgamesh epic


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The Gilgamesh epic is the world’s oldest literary masterpiece.

It was written in ancient Iraq (Mesopotamia) 3000 years ago on clay tablets.

This 21st-century multimedia and bilingual retelling was published in November 2016.

It showcases the work of participants in the Gilgamesh epic project for young people.

To view a 9-minute documentary about this project click here.

To step into the Gilgamesh epic press the Opening button then continue…