Enheduanna talk hosted by the Older Feminist Network, Holborn, London


Click here to view the handout about Enheduanna distributed at the event.


Click here to view the illustrated map featured in the talk.

Fran Hazeltonís talk, to a meeting of the Older Feminist Network, introduced Enheduanna and the world of Sumer and Akkad into which she was born and made her mark as the first named poet, nearly 4500 years ago.

The Older Feminist Network (OFN) meets on the second Saturday of each month from 11.30 am to 4.30 pm at the Millman Street Community Centre, 50 Millman Street, London WC1 3EW

Click here to visit the OFN website


For more about Enheduannaís life and poetry, there are two books well worth reading, both written by Betty De Shong Meador and published by the University of Texas Press:

1. Inana, Lady of Largest Heart: Poems of the Sumerian High Priestess Enheduanna, 2000

2. Princess, Priestess, Poet: The Sumerian Temple Hymns of Enheduanna, 2009