The ‘lost’ city of Atlantis

Edith Hall explores Plato’s legend of Atlantis and considers why the tale continues to endure 2,500 years on 

Classicist Edith Hall, an expert on ancient Greek literature, explores Plato’s lost city of Atlantis. She considers our enduring fascination with the tale 2,500 years on and asks whether there ever was, in fact, a real Atlantis.


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