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Metamorphoses by OVIDIUS NASO, Publius (Ovid)
 
The Metamorphoses of Ovid is probably one of the best known, certainly one of the most influential works of the Ancient world. It consists of a narrative poem in fifteen books that describes the creation and history of the world through mythological tales, starting with a cosmogony and finishing with the deification of Julius Caesar. Published around 8 AD, the Metamorphoses are a source, sometimes the only source, for many of the most famous ancient myths, such as the stories of Daedalus and ...
 
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Fasti, The by OVIDIUS NASO, Publius (Ovid)
 
The Fasti is a Latin poem in six books, written by Ovid and believed to have been published in 8 AD. The Fasti is organized according to the Roman calendar and explains the origins of Roman holidays and associated customs, often through the mouths of deities and with multiple aetiologies. The poem was left unfinished when the poet was exiled to Tomis, so only the first six months of the year appear in the poem. (Summary by Leni)
 
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Ovid Webcasts
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Timely topics and the latest news in health sciences and medicine from Ovid, part of Wolters Kluwer Health and a leading global provider of online information solutions for medical schools; hospitals and healthcare systems; pharmaceutical, engineering and biotechnology companies; colleges and universities; academic research libraries and library consortia; and HMOs and clinical practices. OvidSP, Ovid's leading information search and discovery platform, makes research smarter, faster, and mo ...
 
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Ovid's Flea
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What would be the most ironic cover for a high class prostitute? How can you be in love with a man yet be in love with your wife? Can you come back to a life and people you scorned? The answer to these questions and the catalyst behind the theme of Ovid's Flea is PRIDE . In the realm of seven deadly sins Pride gets a bad rap: for without it we’d never stand up for ourselves but taken too far it can be our undoing. Listen to the Ovid’s Flea podcast based on an upcoming book by P.J. Edghill.
 
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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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Myth at the heart of the Roman Empire
 
How and why did ancient Romans use myth to validate their power? Emperor Augustus legitimised his rule by entwining his own ancestry with the mythical stories of Rome's foundation, and created a divine aura around Rome as capital of the vast empire. This album visits key emblems associated with Rome's beginnings: the Forum and the Capitoline Hill with its statue of the she-wolf and Romulus and Remus; the Emperor Augustus's palace and ceremonial altar, and the 17th Century D'Arpino frescos of ...
 
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Tutorials from the Yale Medical Library
 
Video tutorials on the use of resources, services, and research tools available at the Cushing / Whitney Medical Library of Yale University.
 
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O-E Out Loud
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Bringing you conversations from the Ovid-Elsie community.
 
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"The Cradle"
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At long last, fans of "Assam & Darjeeling" can listen to the next chapter in the story of everyone's favorite little girl lost, Jee. In "The Cradle" Jee is enjoying the new freedom that comes with being an exile from the land of the living. But she soon discovers that freedom has its share of discomforts and dangers. Caught in a torrential downpour, she is taken in by a kindly old couple who, it turns out, have story of their own to tell. And Jee discovers yet again that things in the Underw ...
 
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Rape of Lucrece, The by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
The Rape of Lucrece (1594) is a narrative poem by William Shakespeare about the legendary Lucretia. Lucrece draws on the story described in both Ovid's Fasti and Livy's history of Rome. In 509 BC, Sextus Tarquinius, son of Tarquin, the king of Rome, raped Lucretia (Lucrece), wife of Collatinus, one of the king's aristocratic retainers. As a result, Lucrece committed suicide. Her body was paraded in the Roman Forum by the king's nephew. This incited a full-scale revolt against the Tarquins le ...
 
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On the Nature of Things (Leonard translation) by CARUS, Titus Lucretius
 
On the Nature of Things, written in the first century BCE by Titus Lucretius Carus, is one of the principle expositions on Epicurean philosophy and science to have survived from antiquity. Far from being a dry treatise on the many topics it covers, the original Latin version (entitled De Rerum Natura) was written in the form of an extended poem in hexameter, with a beauty of style that was admired and emulated by his successors, including Ovid and Cicero. The version read here is an English ...
 
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Hero and Leander by MARLOWE, Christopher and CHAPMAN, George
 
“Who ever lov’d, that lov’d not at first sight?” The wonder-decade of the English drama was suddenly interrupted in 1592, when serious plague broke out in London, forcing the closure of the theatres. Leading playwrights took to penning languorously erotic poetry to make ends meet: so we have Venus and Adonis, The Rape of Lucrece - and Marlowe’s blazing masterpiece, Hero and Leander. Marlowe’s poem became more notorious than either of Shakespeare’s, due not only to its homophile provocations ...
 
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Alberto Gallo, portfolio manager and head of macro strategies at Algebris Investments, talks about how the American dream turned into greed and inequality. Brooke Sutherland, a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering deals and industrials, tells Pimm Fox and Lisa Abramowicz why GE's turnaround plan and announcement to cut its dividend is "meh." Shi ...…
 
Viola gathers the nerve to leave her abusive husband. Julian is terrified to come out to his homophobic father.
 
A conflicted Jessie goes to meet his lover in New York. Kimberly mourns life choices as an anniversary approaches.
 
Mark plots out his weekend excitements in New York. Jesse dreams of a different life. Kimberly's weekend plans change with a phone call from a voice in the past.
 
Jesse's alter-ego wakes up. Kimberly goes out for dinner. Viola and Julian get closer to their new life and New York, but Viola gets devastating news.
 
Viola struggles to tell Julian about her past. Mark looks forward to his next New York pleasure. Annie makes a bargain and dances with a goddess.
 
Viola's return makes Kimberly face some truths. Mark is disappointed after witnessing a transformation. Viola and Julian revel in their newfound freedom. Annie makes do without Jesse and plays the good mommy. Henry delights in bourbon fueled memories and gets an unexpected visitor.
 
Viola and Julian are finally home. Julian begins learning a new life. Jesse has a near miss. Kimberly's curiosity gets rewarded but at a price. Mark, seeking solace in Russian art, has an encounter with a surprising outcome.
 
Jesse finds clarity. Mark tries to invest in his marriage. Julian deals with an unexpected betrayal. Viola’s miscalculation has frightening consequences. Henry continues his nostalgic tour. Kimberly breaks an old friendship rule.
 
Lost operas by Claudio MonteverdiFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaLe nozze di Tetide (Mantua, 1616-17)Andromeda (Mantua, 1618-20)La finta pazz... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lost_operas_by_Claudio_Monteverdi Claudio Monteverdi madrigals L'Orfeo Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria L'incoronazione di Poppea librettos Opera Monteverdi's Mantuan co ...…
 
Planes, trains and automobiles. This week: timely travel recommendations, Apple’s forthcoming “big beautiful plants”, Netflix as a relentless original content machine and scenes from the continuing decline of our democracy. Priority boarding of this episode available for all Pocket Cast Platinum Medallion Members and above. ✈️ . Links: Amazon.c ...…
 
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New Hampshire Today with Jack Heath
 
 
The rise of electric cars and the future of the personal vehicle market, the ability (or lack of same) for free websites with huge audiences to make money and be profitable, and another ugly week for the culture of the tech industry. This episode of Download is sponsored by: TextExpander: Communicate smarter with TextExpander Pingdom: Start mon ...…
 
"The Everything Store" no longer comes close to describing the totality of Amazon. The company's web services drive enterprise cloud computing. Its video and music services compete with the nation's top media companies. Now Amazon is spending $13.7 billion to own Whole Foods. What won't this company do? And why do shareholders seemingly cheer e ...…
 
"The Everything Store" no longer comes close to describing the totality of Amazon. The company's web services drive enterprise cloud computing. Its video and music services compete with the nation's top media companies. Now Amazon is spending $13.7 billion to own Whole Foods. What won't this company do? And why do shareholders seemingly cheer e ...…
 
"The Everything Store" no longer comes close to describing the totality of Amazon. The company's web services drive enterprise cloud computing. Its video and music services compete with the nation's top media companies. Now Amazon is spending $13.7 billion to own Whole Foods. What won't this company do? And why do shareholders seemingly cheer e ...…
 
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