The World’s First Literary Text: The Epic of Gilgamesh King of Uruk.

urThe birth place of the written word (The Epic of Gilgamesh King of Uruk.) known today as Tall al Muqayyar, Iraq (Sumeria, The City of Ur) (Biblical name: Ur of the Chaldees, Mesopotamia). It is HERE that the Humanity’s first literary text, “The Epic of Gilgamesh” King of Uruk, is written many centuries before Homer.