Commemorations of Battle of Marathon: Initial research Ancient Literature y Lyric poets o Simonides:  Epigram on tomb o Bacchylides o Pindar  Pithian

8? Pithian 7? o Archilochus y Aeschylus o Tombstone y Inscriptions o IG I 763  o IG I 609  Inscribed column for Callimachus Sculpture y Marathon Stele with name inscriptions Architecture y Parthenon complex y South Frieze of the Nike Temple Pottery Painting y The stoa poikile

1960) y Marathon Film Festival Athletics y Inspiration for 1896 Olympic event: run from Athens to Marathon y 2.marathon2010. 2007 the Marathon Flame was established in a special ceremony near the Tomb at Marathon y www.Modern Literature y Lord Byron and other 19 th comparisons with Waterloo y William Haygarth ? y Wordsworth y Elizabeth Barret Browning Sculpture Architecture Pottery Painting y Comparisons with Waterloo o Benjamin Robert Haydon Film y The Giant of Marathon/La Battaglia di Maratona (Jacques Tourneur.org o celebrations held world-wide in 2010 o youtube videos connected to the 2500 th anniversary  apollotemple  PriestChristopher y 2500th anniversary of Marathon commemorated by US house of Representatives (H.Res 1704) y 2500th Anniversary of the Battle of Marathon Exhibition at the University of Latvia .200km journey by German teacher for Marathon anniversary o ReutersVideo (youtube) y 42 km by Aristotle Kakogeorgiou from Sydney Opera House to City of Rockdale o rockdalecitycouncil (youtube) Other y November 3.

Oxford University Press Marathon: Triumph of Western Civilization (mind) Democracy/Politics/ Civic identity y US representatives 2010 commemoration (spirit) Preservation of Greek/Western Culture y 2500 anniversary readings of Herodotus (body) Military Athletic achievement y War monuments: for Marathon and modern 19 th-21 st c. 1897 Boston Marathon o 2500 anniversary of Marathon  City-marathons  Single Greek man running y . Edith Hall and PJ. Emma Bridges. warfare o Kallimachos monument o Erectheid Monument o Comparisons with Waterloo  19 th C poetry and painting Athletic feats: o Ancient Greek Epinician poetry mentioning Marathon o 1896 Marathon event in Athens. Rhodes. (2007) Cultural Responses to the Persian Wars: antiquity to the third millennium.Bibliography Eds.