“This House believes that Thucydides came closer than Herodotus in the search for historical truth.”

The next event on the horizon for Exeter University Classics Society is this term’s debate on historical truth in Herodotus and Thucydides!

Term 2 Debate Poster

The panels for the debate are as follows:

FOR (supporting Thucydides)

Professor Lynette Mitchell

Alexander Roberts

Julius Guthrie

AGAINST (defending Herodotus)

Dr. Christopher Farrell

Davide Scarpignato

Jack West-Sherring

The debate will be chaired by our President, Elaine Sanderson

More details of the event can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/events/875233399207992/?fref=ts

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