Some more coverage of note … first we have a video from CNN:
… then, from the BBC’s coverage, we learn that the rumoured television program is a Channel 4 production called Gladiators: Back from the Dead. Of course, there’s a trailer:
… from the looks of things, the archaeological side isn’t a major focus, alas.
In case you missed our previous coverage: Gladiator Graveyard?
An OpEddish/reviewish sort of thing about three books: Leigh A. Bortins, The Core: Teaching Your Child the Foundations of Classical Education; Martha C. Nussbaum, Not for Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanities; and Diane Ravitch, The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice are Undermining Education:
A Classical Education: Back to the Future | NYTimes.