We’ve found important new evidence that the modern island of Ithaki was once called Doulichion. It’s from a very famous Greek map of the late 18th century.… Read More
A team of scientists from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens has begun the careful micropalaeontological analysis that will give us the all-important dates for when sea levels rose to fill the channel between Paliki and the rest of Kefalonia.… Read More
Odysseus und Polyphemus, Arnold Böcklin (1896, public domain) Unlike Odysseus, it won’t take 10 years to get you home!
“There seems to be no doubt at all that Paliki was once a separate island from the rest of Kefalonia.”… Read More
“The geological argument in particular is first-class and leaves me in no doubt about the possibility of the theory being proposed.”… Read More
“This book is a gem. Its reconstruction of prehistoric Ithaca has a convincingly Homeric ‘look and feel’ to it. Reading the Odyssey is unlikely ever to be the same again”.… Read More
Simon is the managing director of Metapraxis Ltd, a business which specialises in financial analytics, and he is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. One of Robert’s sons, he has been involved in the Odysseus Unbound project … Read More