‘Ancient Greek Culture and Myth in the Terra Mítica Theme Park’ by Filippo Carlà and Florian Freitag has been recently published in the Classsical Reception Journal.

Ancient Greek Culture and Myth in the Terra Mítica Theme Park analyses the form of reception of classical antiquity in the Spanish theme park Terra Mítica (Benidorm), concentrating in particular on its representation of Ancient Greece and on a ride centred on ancient mythology. This study exemplifies a methodology developed for investigating the forms of reception and cultural translation, especially of past and exotic societies, operating in theme parks.

Full Text can be downloaded HERE

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