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The History of Ancient Greece
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The History of Ancient Greece Podcast is a weekly deep-dive into one of the most influential and fundamental peoples in Western Civilization. Hosted by philhellene Ryan Stitt, THOAG spans over two millennia. From the Bronze Age to Homer, to classical Greek democracy to the Roman conquest, this podcast will tell the history of a fundamental civilization by bringing to life the fascinating stories of all the ancient sources and archaeological discoveries. And not just military and political hi ...
 
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Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E.M. Berens
 
Silver footed, fair haired Thetis, Ares the God of War, Nike the Goddess of Victory, The Furies and The Muses, Zeus the presiding deity of the Universe and the magical, mysterious Olympus, are some of the amazing, mythical Greek and Roman deities you'll encounter in this book. Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by EM Berens was originally intended for young readers. Written in an easy and light style, the author attempts to bring the pantheon of gods into a comprehensible format. H ...
 
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Ancient Greece Declassified
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Exploring aspects of the ancient Greek world that seem relevant to today or still capture our imagination.
 
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The History of Ancient Greece
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A weekly podcast series covering Ancient Greek political, social, and cultural history from prehistory to the Roman conquest
 
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Classics Confidential: Talking about Ancient Greece and Rome
 
A series of themed podcasts featuring classicists talking about their research into ancient Greek and Roman culture. Cover art photographed by Ad Meskens / Wikimedia Commons.
 
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Prevent baldness with an ointment made of dried sheep dung, and use the roasted testicles of castrated mules for contraception. Such ancient remedies seem ridiculous, yet other passages about the need for doctors to value patients more than fees remain relevant today. Classics Professor James McKeown explores Ancient Medical Curiosities: Strang ...…
 
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Relevant Tones | Contemporary Classical Music
 
About this show: A Memory Palace is a technique for memorizing long lists of names or places by associating each list item with an object in your imaginary “memory palace”. This is derived from the method of loci developed in ancient Greece and Rome. Many composers have been inspired by this technique and have written pieces with this title. In ...…
 
FRANCE 24 visited Dior’s studio as it prepared to present its 2018 Cruise collection held in a nature reserve among the rolling hills of Santa Monica. Dior’s new creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri's designs draw heavily on shamanism, but the key inspiration is a collection designed by Christian Dior himself back in 1951. As for Chanel, Karl ...…
 
FRANCE 24 visited Dior’s studio as it prepared to present its 2018 Cruise collection held in a nature reserve among the rolling hills of Santa Monica. Dior’s new creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri's designs draw heavily on shamanism, but the key inspiration is a collection designed by Christian Dior himself back in 1951. As for Chanel, Karl ...…
 
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The History of Ancient Greece
 
In this episode, we discuss the various myths of Herakles, his iconography and the various ways in which he was worshipped, and his role as a pan-European hero Show Notes: http://www.thehistoryofancientgreece.com/2017/06/047-herakles-from-zero-to-hero.html
 
In this week’s eSkeptic: Missed Science Salon #13?: Dr. Walter Scheidel. Watch it for free. Feature: 3 Shades of Atheism: How Atheists Differ in Their Views on God MonsterTalk: Minions, Mobs & Myrmidons MISSED SCIENCE SALON # 13? Watch the recording of Dr. Walter Scheidel in conversation with Michael Shermer For those who could not make it to P ...…
 
In this week’s eSkeptic: Missed Science Salon #13?: Dr. Walter Scheidel. Watch it for free. Feature: 3 Shades of Atheism: How Atheists Differ in Their Views on God MonsterTalk: Minions, Mobs & Myrmidons MISSED SCIENCE SALON # 13? Watch the recording of Dr. Walter Scheidel in conversation with Michael Shermer For those who could not make it to P ...…
 
From ancient Greece to modern movies, monsters and villains often get their assistance from mindless mobs of maleficent minions. Are they simply plot devices, or do minions tell us something about the real-world role of the follower when loyal obedience is valued more than heroic ethics? In this episode of Monstertalk, David Perlumtter and Cait ...…
 
Chrisicus Allisonyus, the expert critic, discusses the nature of television in those wild, syndicated, pre-streaming, pre-binging years. While network shows got regular runs and regular timeslots, syndicated television was like the wild west: unpredictable, and needing a clip show to catch viewers up to what they might have missed. We ask deep ...…
 
Chrisicus Allisonyus, the expert critic, discusses the nature of television in those wild, syndicated, pre-streaming, pre-binging years. While network shows got regular runs and regular timeslots, syndicated television was like the wild west: unpredictable, and needing a clip show to catch viewers up to what they might have missed. We ask deep ...…
 
Enjoy as Merrill Warren, dedicated lasagna lover, and I talk about her history with lasagna, learn together how to make lasagna noodles from scratch, and test out a new twist on the lasagna making method. Welcome to the third episode of the Noodle Project. Today I’m with my friend Merrill, and we’re venturing back to Italy to learn how to make ...…
 
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Daily in the Word Devotional
 
“I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise. So, as much as in me is, I am ready to preach the gospel to you that are at Rome also. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.” Romans ...…
 
Serving God with All We Have “I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise. So, as much as in me is, I am ready to preach the gospel to you that are at Rome also. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, an ...…
 
President Trump announces he is canceling part of the deal Obama made with Cuba. Plus, we hear Cuban-American voices for and against Trump's new policy. Also, efforts to rescue an ancient Jewish cemetery in Greece.By PRI's The World.
 
President Trump announces he is canceling part of the deal Obama made with Cuba. Plus, we hear Cuban-American voices for and against Trump's new policy. Also, efforts to rescue an ancient Jewish cemetery in Greece.By PRI's The World.
 
President Trump announces he is canceling part of the deal Obama made with Cuba. Plus, we hear Cuban-American voices for and against Trump's new policy. Also, efforts to rescue an ancient Jewish cemetery in Greece.By PRI's The World.
 
The Seven Universal Laws Explained There are seven Universal Laws or Principles by which everything in the Universe is governed. The Universe exists in perfect harmony by virtue of these Laws. Ancient mystical, esoteric and secret teachings dating back over 5,000 years from Ancient Egypt to Ancient Greece and to the Vedic tradition of Ancient I ...…
 
“Period Pieces” continues and this time Andrew Farmer and Cole Houston roam around…Rome! And Greece. Well, Ancient Greece and Rome as they trace the Classics and their influence on comic books. From the obvious like Frank Miller’s swords and sandals epic “300″ to the more obscure (to Americans for the most part) like “Asterix”. The mythos and m ...…
 
President Trump announces he is canceling part of the deal Obama made with Cuba. Plus, we hear Cuban-American voices for and against Trump's new policy. Also, efforts to rescue an ancient Jewish cemetery in Greece.
 
It’s a basic human impulse to ask ourselves “what if?” What if I had made other decisions? Would things have turned out better, worse, or just different? Questions like that make the idea of multiple universes enticing — somewhere out there, they suggest, the road not taken actually was taken.These days, scientists are increasingly interested i ...…
 
1. Netanyahu Condemns Virginia Baseball ShootingIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is sharing his well wishes for a fast recovery with the victims of yesterday’s Virginia shooting attack where Congressman Steve Scalise and four others were shot. #Virginia #SteveScalise____________________2. U.S. Sec. Of State Stands By Claim On P.A. Terr ...…
 
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The Leonard Lopate Show
 
Angelos Chaniotis and Alexander Nehamas join us to discuss the Onassis Cultural Center exhibit "A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC – 200 AD." The exhibit explores ancient art by bringing together more than 130 works from museums across the world including the Acropolis Museum, National Archaeological Museum, and the Louvre. Some of the ...…
 
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The Leonard Lopate Show
 
Angelos Chaniotis and Alexander Nehamas join us to discuss the Onassis Cultural Center exhibit "A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC – 200 AD." The exhibit explores ancient art by bringing together more than 130 works from museums across the world including the Acropolis Museum, National Archaeological Museum, and the Louvre. Some of the ...…
 
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The Leonard Lopate Show
 
Angelos Chaniotis and Alexander Nehamas join us to discuss the Onassis Cultural Center exhibit "A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC – 200 AD." The exhibit explores ancient art by bringing together more than 130 works from museums across the world including the Acropolis Museum, National Archaeological Museum, and the Louvre. Some of the ...…
 
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The Food Chain
 
How social class has dictated when we eat. From Ancient Greece to New York hipsters, what has determined our mealtimes in the past and who wants them to change now? For thousands of years when we eat signified where we were in society. It seems this idea may not have been consigned to history - is the resurgence of brunch marking out a new 'cre ...…
 
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The Food Chain
 
How social class has dictated when we eat. From Ancient Greece to New York hipsters, what has determined our mealtimes in the past and who wants them to change now? For thousands of years when we eat signified where we were in society. It seems this idea may not have been consigned to history - is the resurgence of brunch marking out a new 'cre ...…
 
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Classics Confidential: Talking about Ancient Greece and Rome
 
A programme about East Africa and the Classical Tradition. Featuring Carla Bocchetti (IFRA Nairobi), Phiroze Vasunia (University College London), Daniel Orrells (King's College London), Sarah Longair (University of Lincoln) and Gordon Omenya (Pwani University). Produced by Jessica Hughes.
 
Archaeologist Patrick Hunt joins us to discuss Hannibal - the infamous Carthaginian general and one of the greatest military strategists of all time. Having witnessed Carthage's defeat by the Romans as a child, Hannibal dedicated his life to thwarting Rome's imperialist ambitions and restoring power to his native Carthage. In 218 BC he famously ...…
 
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Doctor Who: Gallifrey Public Radio
 
The nobility of the warrior, the code of conduct to which they adhere, has been the subject of dramatic entertainment for millennia. From the amphitheaters of Ancient Greece, to the television programs of today, we can still be awed by … Continue reading →
 
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The History of Ancient Greece
 
In this episode, we discuss the lives of various mythic heroes, including Cadmus, Perseus, Sisyphus and Bellerophon, Tantalus and Pelops, Atreus and Thyestes, Tyndareus and the Dioscuri, Ixion and Pirithous, and Meleager Show Notes: http://www.thehistoryofancientgreece.com/2017/06/046-monsters-and-heroes.html…
 
''His generation's most gifted writer of love's complicated, contradictory power'' (Los Angeles Times), Colm Tóibín is the author of an impressive list of novels, short stories, essays, plays, poetry, and criticism. His novels The Master (2004) and The Testament of Mary (2013) were shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, and Brooklyn (2009) was a ...…
 
''His generation's most gifted writer of love's complicated, contradictory power'' (Los Angeles Times), Colm Tóibín is the author of an impressive list of novels, short stories, essays, plays, poetry, and criticism. His novels The Master (2004) and The Testament of Mary (2013) were shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, and Brooklyn (2009) was a ...…
 
Host Bojidar Marinov Description The Modern Navel-Gazing Pseudo-Calvinism Listen Transcript Axe to the Root Podcast Episode #55 The Modern Navel-Gazing Pseudo-Calvinism Welcome to Episode 55 of Axe to the Root Podcast, part of the War Room Productions, I am Bo Marinov, and for the next 30 minutes we will talk about a theology of selfishness. Or ...…
 
Host Bojidar Marinov Description The Modern Navel-Gazing Pseudo-Calvinism Listen Transcript Axe to the Root Podcast Episode #55 The Modern Navel-Gazing Pseudo-Calvinism Welcome to Episode 55 of Axe to the Root Podcast, part of the War Room Productions, I am Bo Marinov, and for the next 30 minutes we will talk about a theology of selfishness. Or ...…
 
Amos read Twilight of the Elites by Chris Hayes a few months ago, and one section in particular made him think about the obnoxious characters in the Iliad. Sophie wonders how far you can push that comparison. Amos says you can push it as far as you want, you're not the boss of me. Sophie says, I mean come on, don't be ridiculous. The past is th ...…
 
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Life Matters - Separate stories podcast
 
Revenge may be in our DNA but can we resist the urge to enact it?
 
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Life Matters - Full program podcast
 
How to overcome imposter syndrome. Revenge: from Broome to ancient Greece. Messy.
 
The “evil eye” was a widespread superstition in the ancient world, one that continues on into the present day. The belief that one could cause someone harm merely by looking at them, or cast a spell over them by the same means, shows up in ancient Egypt, Mesopotamian, Greece, Rome, and Rabbinic writings. But does the Bible contain any reference ...…
 
The “evil eye” was a widespread superstition in the ancient world, one that continues on into the present day. The belief that one could cause someone harm merely by looking at them, or cast a spell over them by the same means, shows up in ancient Egypt, Mesopotamian, Greece, Rome, and Rabbinic writings. But does the Bible contain any reference ...…
 
Richard Carrier is a world-renowned author and speaker. As a professional historian, published philosopher, and prominent defender of the American freethought movement, Dr. Carrier has appeared across the U.S., Canada and the U.K., and on American television and London radio, defending sound historical methods and the ethical worldview of secul ...…
 
This is the Hour of Misery: Pride Edition. Odious and the Cockroach Quartet perform an original song called I May Not Have a Whole Lotta Pride, But Luckily I Got No Shame, after which they receive unsolicited feedback from a British critic named Frederick, voiced by the horribly talented Joey Jenkins. Sylvia the Spider Monkey, a professional ju ...…
 
A fast-moving history of the western world from the ancient world to the present day. Examine how the emergence of the western world as a global dominant power was not something that should ever have been taken for granted. This podcast traces the development of western civilization starting in the ancient Near East, through Greece and Rome, pa ...…
 
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Peal Northward Podcast
 
Professor Michael Dues from University of Arizona delivers the second of 24 lectures on "The Art of Conflict Management: Achieving Solutions for Life, Work, and Beyond". In this episode you will hear how recognition of conflict and its costs goes back to the philosophers of ancient Greece. Grasp both the advantages and disadvantages of the syst ...…
 
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Peal Northward Podcast
 
Professor Michael Dues from University of Arizona delivers the second of 24 lectures on "The Art of Conflict Management: Achieving Solutions for Life, Work, and Beyond". In this episode you will hear how recognition of conflict and its costs goes back to the philosophers of ancient Greece. Grasp both the advantages and disadvantages of the syst ...…
 
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