CIVILIZATION

What is a civilization? What is civilization itself? What does it mean to be civilized? How can you tell whether or not a people are...

Mock the Politician

Over on BloggusClassicus (https://www.bloggusclassicus.com/), I started a Classical Thought for the Day and the first entry was about the...

Only Human

‘But, really, what is happening to me? Am I willing to be laughed at, and my enemies go unpunished?’ Am I to put up with this? No way,...

Historiography

Historiography, namely the study of the writing of history and the factors which affect it, is a particular favourite of mine....

Reception Studies

From Shakespeare to Troy, the Classical World has inspired productivity and creativity in a variety of different forms of entertainment,...

Show Us Your METAL

Coins as Evidence The technical name for the study of coinage is ‘numismatics’. The word derives from the Greek ‘νομισμα’, meaning ‘thing...