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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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Ancient Greece Declassified
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The podcast that transports you to the ancient world and back, with some good conversation along the way. It's not just about ancient Greece. It's about a huge chunk of human history that the Greek texts give us access to: from Egypt and Babylon, to ancient Persia, to Carthage and Rome, we'll sail the wine-dark sea of history with some expert guides at the helm. Topics include archaeology, literature, and philosophy. New episode every month.
 
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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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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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The Ancient Greece and Rome Podcast
 
A podcast about Ancient Greece and Rome
 
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Ancient Greece: City and Society
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Ancient Greece: City and Society
 
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Ancient Greece: Myth, Art, War
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Ancient Greece: Myth, Art, War
 
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Ancient Warfare Podcast
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Discussions from Ancient Warfare Magazine. Why did early civilisations fight? Who were their Generals? What was life like for the earliest soldiers? Ancient Warfare Magazine will try and answer these questions. Warfare minus two thousand years.
 
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The Podcast History Of Our World
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It's the history of our world from the Big Bang to the Modern Age! Well...eventually at least. Every episode has FINALLY been remastered, touched up, and had the numbering fixed. TPHOOW is back in action!
 
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The Lesser Bonapartes
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Join Glen and Bry each week as he takes a less-dignified, questionably-academic look at the people and events that have changed our world. Kinda.
 
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Ancient Art Podcast (audio)
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This is the audio-only version of the Ancient Art Podcast. Subscribe to the HD-video Ancient Art Podcast at ancientartpodcast.org. Explore the art and culture of the Ancient Mediterranean World in the Ancient Art Podcast with your host Lucas Livingston. Uncover the truths and unravel the mysteries of the civilizations that shaped our modern world. Each episode features detailed examinations of exemplary works from the Art Institute of Chicago and other notable collections in addition to broa ...
 
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Western Civ
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A History Blog and Podcast
 
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Rick Steves Athens Audio Tours
 
Rick Steves Athens Audio Tours provide humorous and insightful commentary on the art and history of many of Athen's most notable museums and historic sites. Each tour includes a PDF companion map. Subscribe to get them all! Excerpted from the Rick Steves Greece guidebook. All rights reserved. You'll find related travel information for these destinations at www.ricksteves.com.
 
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Myths and History of Greece and Rome
 
A journey through the myths and history of Ancient Greece and Rome for all the family.
 
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Life Liberty Reason
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Join a Philosophical journey exploring current events, the history of ideas and the everyday choices that make us who we are.
 
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Gods Demons and Magic
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An exploration of The Egyptian Mysteries by the Neoplatonic sage Iamblichus. The teacher of Iamblichus, Porphyry asks the Egyptian priest Abammon questions about supernatural beings which inhabit the universe and the rituals used to contact them, as well as the Absolute Truth which exists beyond matter.
 
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Myths and History of Greece and Rome
 
A journey through the myths and history of Ancient Greece and Rome for all the family.
 
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Ancient Art Podcast, Ancient Worlds
 
Ancient Worlds is the audio series of the Ancient Art Podcast where we choose a single work of art as a launchpad for inspiration. Here we unpack the stories, history, myths, and culture from antiquity through a modern lens and with tongue firmly planted in cheek. The Ancient Art Podcast explores the art and culture of the Ancient Mediterranean World with host Lucas Livingston. Uncover the truths and unravel the mysteries of the civilizations that shaped our modern world. Each episode featur ...
 
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Aesop @ Storynory
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Aesop lived in Ancient Greece in the 6th Century BC. His fables are usually short and end with a moral. The plot often involves a silly mistake or a cunning trick.
 
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A History of Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great by John B. Bury
 
For the Irish historian John Bagnell Bury, history should be treated as a science and not a mere branch of literature. Many contemporary histories written in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century were poetic and heroic in tone, blending fact and fiction, myths and legends. They sometimes relied on sources from Shakespeare and classical poets. For Bury, the facts of history may be legendary or romantic in nature, but they should be recounted in a scholarly and non-judgmental manner, ...
 
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The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides (Θουκυδίδης)
 
The History of the Peloponnesian War is an account of the Peloponnesian War in Ancient Greece, fought between the Peloponnesian League (led by Sparta) and the Delian League (led by Athens) in the 5th Century BC. It was written by Thucydides, an Athenian general who served in the war. It is widely considered a classic and regarded as one of the earliest scholarly works of history. The History is divided into eight books. These book divisions are the work of editors in later antiquity. W. R. C ...
 
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Herodotus' Histories by Herodotus of Halicarnassus
 
The Histories of Herodotus of Halicarnassus is considered the first work of history in Western literature. Written about 440 BC, the Histories tell the story of the war between the Persian Empire and the Greek city-states in the 5th century BC. Herodotus traveled extensively around the ancient world, conducting interviews and collecting stories for his book. The rise of the Persian Empire is chronicled, and the causes for the conflict with Greece. Herodotus treats the conflict as an ideologi ...
 
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Students’ Roman Empire part 2, A History of the Roman Empire from Its Foundation to the Death of Marcus Aurelius (27 B.C.-180 A.D.), The by BURY, John Bagnell
 
The writings of J. B. Bury, on subjects ranging from ancient Greece to the 19th-century papacy, are at once scholarly and accessible to the layman. This work covers the period from the beginning of the Roman Empire until Gibbon begins; from Augustus through Marcus Aurelius and the Antoinine Emporers. (Summary by kmerline)
 
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Redesigning History
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Churchhill said "“Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it”. In this Redesigning History podcast, students examine life in ancient history through a design-thinking lens. Students critically analyze the civilizations of Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Ancient China, and Ancient India decide what worked and what didn't. Finally, they discuss how their redesigns would have contributed to each civilization's longevity.
 
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The Story of the Middle Ages by Samuel B. Harding
 
Intended for children 11 to 14 years old, The Story of the Middle Ages relates a little known period of history in an interesting and entertaining way. The author terms the Middle Ages as that period in the history of Europe between the fifth and fifteenth centuries. Its beginning is marked by the decline and fall of the mighty Roman Empire and its end is generally thought to be the dawn of the Renaissance or the Age of Discovery. The Middle Ages are also divided by historians into the Early ...
 
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Aesop's Fables by Aesop
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As children, our first experience of the magic of talking animals, the conflict between good and evil, the battle of wits between the cunning and the innocent most probably came from Aesop's Fables. These delightful, pithy and brief narratives are simple, easy to understand and convey their message in a memorable and charming fashion. Aesop's Fables by Aesop consists of about 600 tales, some well-loved and familiar, others less known but just as entertaining and educative and help us map the ...
 
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Jennifer Lockett's Classical Archaeology (Spring 2009)
 
An illustrated introduction to the material culture of ancient Greece, Etruria, and Rome in its historical context from the Bronze Age to the emperor Constantine. This course is designed as an introduction to archaeology as a method of exploring ancient cultures, including the tools, ethics, and history of the discipline; this includes: the history of classical archaeology, chronology, dating systems, and analytical methods of all aspects of material culture of the Mediterranean basin includ ...
 
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Culture of Greece: The Past is Present
 
In this series, John Franklin, professor in the Department of Classics at the University of Vermont, explores what we know about the music of ancient Greece, as well as what we only THINK we know. In the first episode, Franklin, a true history detective, shows how incomplete fragments of papyrus and stone can provide clues to recreating music that has not been heard in thousands of years. Next, we explore the far-reaching influence that ancient Greece has had on modern music, unraveling the ...
 
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The First War for Western Civilization
 
This video is a preview lasting 3:00 Minutes.TO SEE ALL 8 EPISODES IN THEIR ENTIRETY, PLEASE VISIThttp://www.celebrategreece.com/products/56-the-first-war-for-the-west"Go back 2,500 years to the wars between ancient Greece (West) and Persia (East). The Greco-Persian Wars 2,500 years ago were a clash between two peoples, two cultures,two systems of government and two continents. The first clash between East and West.A clash that has, sadly, continued all the way to today."-- Dr. Michael Scott ...
 
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Young Folks' Treasury, Volume 2 by MABIE, Hamilton Wright
 
This is the second book in a twelve volume series, and highlights myths and legendary heroes from around the world, from Ancient Greece to Scandinavia and the Far East. They are aimed at the junior audience. (Summary by Lynne Thompson)
 
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HIPPOCRATES IN OLYMPIA
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This video is a preview lasting 2:46 Minutes.TO SEE THIS SHOW IN ITS ENTIRETY, PLEASE VISIThttp://www.celebrategreece.com/products/7-hippocrates-in-olympiaA newly released documentary, narrated by Academy Award Winner Sir PETER USTINOV. Emphasis is on the importance of the three origins of theAncient Olympics: Religion, Health and Athletics. Classic documentary style draws the audience in with a mystical atmosphere created by its visual richness, originalmusic, and the narration of Sir Peter ...
 
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Confederate Gold
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Richard L. Cornwell, a Nashville preacher, is stunned when he hears a deathbed confession from one of his parishioners. The man tells Cornwell an amazing story that reveals the location of the lost gold of the Confederate State of America. But the gold is only the beginning. Buried along with it are two priceless Greek statues that will unite ancient Greece and the lost Southern aristocracy. This will be a dangerous mission. Fortunately, Cornwell knows one dependable man who is always ready ...
 
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Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by HEARN, Lafcadio
 
Greece-born Lafcadio Hearn (1850 - 1904) spent decades of his life in Japan, even marrying a Japanese woman, thus becoming a Japanese citizen by the name of Koizumi Yakumo (小泉 八雲). He wrote many books on Japan, especially about its folklore. In this posthumously published book, he takes a closer look at Japan's religious history: How it developed from ancient beliefs into Shintoism, resisted suppression attempts by both Buddhism and Christianity and how – despite efforts to westernise Japan ...
 
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Ravages
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The Ravages history podcast focuses on military history, from the wars of Ancient Greece and Rome to the battlefields of the Second World War. As well as this focus, it will also spotlight important events and individuals throughout history.
 
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Three Hundred Aesop's Fables by AESOP
 
Aesop's Fables or the Aesopica are a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and story-teller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BCE. The fables remain a popular choice for moral education of children today. Many of the stories, such as The Fox and the Grapes (from which the idiom "sour grapes" derives), The Tortoise and the Hare, The North Wind and the Sun, The Boy Who Cried Wolf and The Ant and the Grasshopper are well-known throughout the world. (Summary ...
 
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Confederate Gold
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Richard L. Cornwell, a Nashville preacher, is stunned when he hears a deathbed confession from one of his parishioners. The man tells Cornwell an amazing story that reveals the location of the lost gold of the Confederate State of America. But the gold is only the beginning. Buried along with it are two priceless Greek statues that will unite ancient Greece and the lost Southern aristocracy. This will be a dangerous mission. Fortunately, Cornwell knows one dependable man who is always ready ...
 
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Lysistrata by ARISTOPHANES
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Lysistrata read by the Classics Drama Company at DePaul. The Classics Drama Company at DePaul is a new gathering of Thespians and Classicists dedicated to performing and understanding ancient literature. If you live in Chicago and attend DePaul University, we welcome new additions to our group. Contact Dr. Kirk Shellko (kshellko@depaul.edu), if interested. First performed in classical Athens c. 411 B.C.E., Aristophanes’ “Lysistrata” is the original battle of the sexes. One woman, Lysistrata, ...
 
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Sweet Beats Sessions
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Darsen is a young Swiss EDM DJ/Producer. His talent behind the decks led him to be noticed very quickly. In a very short time, he was signed under Enjoy Music. Enjoy Records (a unit of Enjoy Music) released his first release “Achilles”, a cool and powerful Electro-House track inspired by ancient Greece and the hero Achilles. His adventure has just begun!
 
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Sweet Beats Sessions
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Darsen is a young Swiss EDM DJ/Producer. His talent behind the decks led him to be noticed very quickly. In a very short time, he was signed under Enjoy Music. Enjoy Records (a unit of Enjoy Music) released his first release “Achilles”, a cool and powerful Electro-House track inspired by ancient Greece and the hero Achilles. His adventure has just begun!
 
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Jennifer Lockett's Intro to Classical Myth (Fall 2008)
 
An introduction to the Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome, the role that these stories played in their respective cultures, and modern approaches to studying them. TCU ANTH 30923 Fall 2008. Learn more at http://www.IndianaJen.com or http://www.twitter.com/JenniferLockett
 
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Don Juan, Cantos 13 - 16 by BYRON, George Gordon, Lord
 
These are the last four Cantos of his mock epic that Byron completed in the year before his death at the age of 36 in Messolonghi, Greece, where he had gone to fight for the nationalists against the Ottoman Empire. Juan, now in England, is invited to spend the autumn with a hunting party at the ancient country seat of Lord Henry and Lady Adeline Amundeville. There, he meets the most intriguing of the Byronic heroines, Aurora Raby, and is visited by a ghost with ample breasts (!). That is the ...
 
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Sappho: A New Rendering by SAPPHO and OVIDIUS NASO, Publius (Ovid)
 
Sappho lived in the Greek-speaking Aeolian islands off the coast of Turkey. She is one of the very few female poets from antiquity. Although her work was very popular in ancient Greece and Rome, only small fragments survive today. This book includes translations of these fragments, as well as a poem from Ovid's Heroides, "Sappho to Phaon," a fictional letter from Sappho to her assumed lover. (Summary by Libby Gohn)
 
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Golden Age, The by GRAHAME, Kenneth
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The Golden Age is a collection of reminiscences of childhood, written by Kenneth Grahame and originally published in book form in 1895, in London by The Bodley Head, and in Chicago by Stone & Kimball. (The Prologue and six of the stories had previously appeared in the National Observer, the journal then edited by William Ernest Henley.) Widely praised upon its first appearance—Algernon Charles Swinburne, writing in the Daily Chronicle, called it “one of the few books which are well-nigh too ...
 
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Simplex Munditiis by JONSON, Ben
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LibriVox volunteers bring you 20 recordings of Simplex Munditiis by Ben Jonson. This was the Weekly Poetry project for February 26, 2012. Ben Jonson was an English poet and playwright. He had a huge influence on both the theatre of his day and that which came after. Much of his poetry was inspired by the classical world of Ancient Greece and Rome. He also wrote a lot of satirical poetry on everyday topics, of which this poem is one such example. (Summary by Lucy Perry)
 
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Three Hundred Aesop's Fables by AESOP
 
Aesop's Fables or the Aesopica are a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and story-teller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BCE. The fables remain a popular choice for moral education of children today. Many of the stories, such as The Fox and the Grapes (from which the idiom "sour grapes" derives), The Tortoise and the Hare, The North Wind and the Sun, The Boy Who Cried Wolf and The Ant and the Grasshopper are well-known throughout the world. (Summary ...
 
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Herodotus' Histories Vol 3 by HERODOTUS
 
The Histories of Herodotus of Halicarnassus is considered the first work of history in Western literature. Written about 440 BC, the Histories tell the story of the war between the Persian Empire and the Greek city-states in the 5th century BC. Herodotus traveled extensively around the ancient world, conducting interviews and collecting stories for his book. The rise of the Persian Empire is chronicled, and the causes for the conflict with Greece. Herodotus treats the conflict as an ideologi ...
 
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Vintage Verse Rhapsody: A Poetry Collection by VARIOUS
 
A collection of poetry selected and performed by Bob Gonzalez, rhapsode. Rhapsodes of Ancient Greece were “song-stitchers,” performing selections from the epics of Homer and Hesiod. The contemporary rhapsode performs the classical poetry of his or her language, culture, and tradition. Any particular collection and arrangement of poems for performance I term a “rhapsody.” In general terms, a rhapsody is an ecstatic expression of feeling and enthusiasm. In music, a rhapsody is an instrumental ...
 
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Oresteia, The by AESCHYLUS
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The Oresteia is a trilogy by Aeschylus, one of the foremost playwrights of ancient Greece. It encompasses three plays: Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, and The Furies. It tells the tragic tale of the House of Atreus, whose inhabitants have been cursed and are doomed to play out their bloody, vengeful destinies. At the beginning of the first part, the Trojan War has ended and the Greek general, Agamemnon, is returning victorious to his wife Clytemnestra. Yet she finds it difficult to forgive ...
 
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Two Noble Kinsmen, The by SHAKESPEARE, William and FLETCHER, John
 
The Two Noble Kinsmen is a Jacobean tragicomedy co-written by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher, first published in 1634. Set in ancient Greece during a war between Athens and Thebes, the narrative follows the title characters, Palamon and Arcite, noble youths whose friendship is destroyed by their mutual love for the beautiful Emilia. The subplot deals with the love and eventual madness of the Gaoler's Daughter, who falls hopelessly in love with Palamon. The play is based on "The Knight ...
 
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Itinera Podcast
 
Amy Pistone (@apistone), Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Notre Dame, on inebriation in classical antiquity, applying classics to the contemporary world, and prophecy in ancient Greece.
 
Sonja deFriez reviews Mythos: A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece by Stephen Fry, published by Penguin. Random House NZ.
 
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Daily Bible Reading: NASB Translation
 
The reading for today is Daniel 7-9; Psalm 91; John 19.
 
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Daily Bible Reading: NASB Translation
 
The reading for today is Daniel 7-9; Psalm 91; John 19.
 
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Daily Bible Reading: LEB Translation
 
The reading for today is Daniel 7-9; Psalm 91; John 19.
 
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Freud Museum London: Psychoanalysis Podcasts
 
Following a widely attended talk earlier this year, Professor Craig Clunas returns for another fascinating exploration into Freud’s Chinese collection as part of Asian Art in London 2017. Freud's passion for, and avid collecting of antiquities is well known, but attention has tended to focus on the objects he owned from the cultures of the anci ...…
 
Poltergeist vs Ghosts The differences between the legends that started the scary stories essay by: Micah Bray Poltergeist and ghost have been part of the Halloween experience for as long as anyone can remember. They also haunt the realities of others as far back as ancient times where the sighting of a spectres was considered a bad omen that so ...…
 
Poltergeist vs Ghosts The differences between the legends that started the scary stories essay by: Micah Bray Poltergeist and ghost have been part of the Halloween experience for as long as anyone can remember. They also haunt the realities of others as far back as ancient times where the sighting of a spectres was considered a bad omen that so ...…
 
The founders of Western Civilisation, the Classical Greeks were strong believers in the existence and capabilities of the supernatural. Their epic poems and plays featured Gods, Goddesses, and spirits aplenty, and mythical heroes were often attributed fantastic knowledge and power. As time went on, Greek writers began to distinguish between dif ...…
 
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Literature Slap Fight
 
Imagine if someone is driving a bus to a description of Kipling's work, and it gets hijacked to ancient Greece, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, and just about everywhere else. Typical Slap Fight, is what I mean. enjoy!
 
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Classics Confidential: Talking about Ancient Greece and Rome
 
A programme about Roman food. Featuring Zena Kamash, Steven Ellis, Salvatore Gabbiano, Mike Beer and Patricia Rodrigues de Souza. Recorded and produced by Jessica Hughes.
 
Episode 18 – The Beginning Things we talk about in this episode: Opening Music: 'Ancient Whispers I' by P C III, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence. [http://freemusicarchive.org/music/P_C_III/Ad_Astra_Vol_1/03_Ancient_Whispers_I] Closing Music: 'Round II - The Ancients' by Learning Music, licensed under a Creative Commons Att ...…
 
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Dreamvisions 7 Radio Network
 
Sheryl Glick host of Healing From Within John Vespasian joining us today from the Netherlands and John is the author of his newest book, Thriving in Difficult Times 12 Lessons from Ancient Greece to improve life today. John tells us a common theme that runs through his books is focused on Rationality and showing that rational living can provide ...…
 
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Smy Goodness Podcast : Food, Art, History & Design
 
Grapes are one of the first plants to be grown domestically by people and their cultivation cycle has been embedded deep within us. One only needs to look at the symbolic, religious and cultural importance of grapes to get a small fathoming of what they must have meant to the early peoples who first fermented them to what they mean across the w ...…
 
One thing you should definitely have in your paleolithic arsenal is apple cider vinegar, or ACV! It is inexpensive, in fact, you can make your own, and also widely available in stores. The flagship brand is Bragg’s Apple Cider vinegar, but lately other brands have appeared on the market. Just make sure you get the unfiltered ACV, not the standa ...…
 
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TGTBT: Justina Marsh and Peter Marsh
 
Astrology is the study of the movements and relative positions of celestial objects as a means for divining information about human affairs and terrestrial events. Astrology has been dated to at least the 2nd millennium BCE, and has its roots in calendrical systems used to predict seasonal shifts and to interpret celestial cycles as signs of di ...…
 
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Self Made Millennials
 
In the last episode, we look at time management. However, it can be hard to get effective work done, and stick to timelines due to a little thing called procrastination. This episode is to give you a guide behind the science on why we procrastinate and to share proven ways to beat it! Procrastinating is a part of humans and creeps into our live ...…
 
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Wings of Healing
 
Eye on the Finish Continuing on in the Epistle to the Hebrews we learn from the image of the ancient running contests of Greece, the importance of persevering and keeping ones eye on the finish. In our case keeping our eye on Jesus.
 
https://oneperfectdayin.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/o14a-washingtondc-monuments-memorials-72817-5-45-pm.mp3 (Click above to listen to the podcast. See below for information and pictures.) Washington, DC – Jefferson Memorial Highlights of 8 Washington DC Monuments and Memorials This is the second of 2 blogs/podcasts focusing on Washington, D. ...…
 
In the latest episode of the Earthix Podcast we feature special guest Wendy Werther, aka the Nomadic Vegan, who has just written and published a new book on vegan travel called Veggie Planet.In the podcast we discuss how the original pizza is vegan, including what pepperoni really means; how ancient vegan monks fed their guests, how to ask for ...…
 
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Be The Drop - Investigating Brand Storytelling
 
Today I’m talking with Adelaide theatre aficionado, Ross Vosvotekas, a man of many talents. Card game inventor, app creator, and Director of production company Adapt Enterprises, he is an expert at multi-tasking. Ross is extremely passionate about local creative arts and supporting Adelaide's community of artists and performers. In today's epis ...…
 
The Peloponnesian War was one of the first subjects of historical inquiry, and one that has been the subject of many works ever since Thucydides wrote his famous account of the conflict. Yet these works typically focus just on the…
 
The Peloponnesian War was one of the first subjects of historical inquiry, and one that has been the subject of many works ever since Thucydides wrote his famous account of the conflict. Yet these works typically focus just on the…
 
In Ancient Greece Hygeia was the daughter of Asclepious.
 
In Ancient Greece Hygeia was the daughter of Asclepious.
 
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Retire-To Volunteering
 
024 Bob Day–Parthenon Docent Serving as an Ambassador—Educating Visitors As one of Nashville’s ambassadors, Bob Day loves his “work.” His volunteer job takes him and his wife to the museum as docents. Having participated in the docent program training, the two of them now serve as ambassadors promoting awareness and providing education about th ...…
 
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Society and the State | Life, Liberty, and Your Pursuit of Happiness
 
Throughout human history, one of the clearest dividing lines between those who were free and those who weren't was whether or not a person could read and write. It's as true today as it was in ancient Greece or Rome. Technology has put unfathomable amounts of information at our fingertips but what good does it do us if we don't read? Connor and ...…
 
This episode: Ancient microbes built underwater structures that look like sunken, ancient cities! Download Episode (10.6 MB, 11.7 minutes) Show notes: Microbe of the episode: Actinomadura luteofluorescens News item 1/News item 2 Journal Paper: Andrews JE, Stamatakis MG, Marca-Bell A, Stewart C, Millar IL. 2016. Exhumed hydrocarbon-seep authigen ...…
 
This episode: Ancient microbes built underwater structures that look like sunken, ancient cities! Download Episode (10.6 MB, 11.7 minutes) Show notes: Microbe of the episode: Actinomadura luteofluorescens News item 1/News item 2 Journal Paper: Andrews JE, Stamatakis MG, Marca-Bell A, Stewart C, Millar IL. 2016. Exhumed hydrocarbon-seep authigen ...…
 
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Weekend Variety Wireless with Graeme Hill on RadioLIVE
 
In this hour, This week the brutal and plain weird Spartans of ancient Greece described by Classics Professor Matthew Trundle. Stealing encouraged, imperfect babies killed and naked games for men and women in a society where women had a great deal of power, unique for the time.
 
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Music Matters
 
In the last Music Matters of the season, Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces stories of people on the move: how music is affecting, and being affected by, the lives of refugees and migrants, from ancient ritual singing practices to hyper-directional opera, from instruments made out of buckets and string to the latest web technology.The mezzo-soprano J ...…
 
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Philadelphia Stoic Thoughts
 
Much like the Samurai of feudal Japan – the Stoics of ancient Greece and Rome realized that the eventuality of our deaths isn’t something to hide from – but something that we should stare right in the face. This piece is Episode 2 of the podcast: Philadelphia Stoic Thouhts There is one thing that I … Continue reading "What If You Die Tonight?"…
 
CROWD-SPONSOR THIRD EYE DROPS, GET REWARDS and PAY-OFF KARMIC DEBT on PATREON Jerry B. Brown, Ph.D., is an anthropologist, author and activist. From 1972-2014, he served as Founding Professor of Anthropology at Florida International University in Miami, where he designed and taught a course on “Hallucinogens and Culture.” The course examines th ...…
 
Aired Wednesday, 5 July 2017, 3:00 PM ET A Traveler’s Guide To The Afterlife - Part 2 Join us for this “WISDOM WEDNESDAY” at 12pm PST / 1PM MT / 2pm CST/ 3pm EST on INSPIRED LIVING RADIO as we welcome special guest, Professor of History and Pulitzar-Nominated Author, Mark Mirabello! http://omtimes.com/iom/shows/inspired-living/OM TIMES INTERNET ...…
 
Giant Monster Messages: Monster From The Ocean Floor (1954) Is there a monster from the ocean floor? Maybe. Is a dad dead? Yes. We discuss that, and much more in this episode for the 1955 film Monster from the Ocean Floor. We also discuss jokes that should have been edited out, the similarities of Carbon and Silicon, how making something more c ...…
 
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