The Epic of Gilgamesh

The recordings below are based on this PDF of The Epic of Gilgamesh. In the margins, you will find questions to help your comprehension and other annotations to deepen your understanding of the text.

Section 1: Gilgamesh, king in uruk

Section 2: the forest journey

SECTION 3: Ishtar & gilgamesh; the death of enkidu 

SECTION 4: The Search for everlasting life

SECTION 5: the story of the flood

SECTION 6: the return