About us

Blog for the research project “Our Mythical Childhood… The Reception of Classical Antiquity in Children’s and Young Adults’ Culture in Response to Regional and Global Challenges”, led by Prof. Katarzyna Marciniak within the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme – ERC Consolidator Grant (681202) at the Centre for Studies on the Classical Tradition (OBTA) at the Faculty of “Artes Liberales” of the University of Warsaw, in an international collaboration. Team members: Dr. Susan Deacy, Dr. Sonya Nevin and Steve K. Simons from the University of Roehampton; Dr. Elizabeth Hale and Dr. Miriam Riverlea; Dr. Lisa Maurice and Dr. Ayelet Peer from the Bar-Ilan University; Prof. Daniel A. Nkemleke, Prof. Divine Che Neba and Dr. Eleanor A. Dasi from the University of Yaoundé I; Magdalena Gorlińska (Project Officer), Dr. Elżbieta Olechowska, Dr. Hanna Paulouskaya, Dr. Edoardo Pecchini, Dr. Karolina Kulpa, Dorota Bazylczyk, Agnieszka Maciejewska, and Anna Mik from the Faculty of “Artes Liberales” UW. 

On this blog we are posting the samples of our findings from our research on the reception of Classical Antiquity, incl. the contributions from the students who attend the Grant Seminar (each finding is marked with the name of the contributor).

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The Our Mythical Childhood Blog is managed by Dorota Bazylczyk, Research Assistant in the Project.