Rose Williams is hosting a free webinar today … as described at the Bolchazy Carducci site:
This webinar examines the central position of the Latin language and classical ideas in the Hispanic New World. Historical, architectural, and cultural Roman contributions, as well as Latin literature written in and about the New World, will be discussed. Participants will be encouraged to comment on the material offered and its application to Latin, History and Civilization studies.
It runs from 6:00-7:00 (Eastern) … register at the bottom of B-C’s Webinar page.
- proficient (Merriam Webster)
- cumulus (Dictionary.com … maybe)
- insuavity (Worthless Word for the Day)
… on the Latin side:
sūcus (succus), i
(collat. form, gen. sing. sucūs, gen. plur. sucuum, m. sugo, juice, moisture, sap (class.; cf.: liquor, latex).—
Charlton T. Lewis (@LewisandShort) May 21, 2012
… and the Greek:
ἰκμ-άς, άδος, ἡ, ikmás
moisture, e.g. of oily leather, of moisture in the soil, of all kinds of animal juices or moist secretions—
Henry George Liddell (@LiddellandScott) May 21, 2012
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History of the Ancient World: Toga and Dagger: Espionage in Ancient Rome.
Ancient World Open Bibliographies: Bibliography: Central Lydia Archaeological Survey.
American Philological Association: APA Blog : Message from the President – May 2012.
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Love of History Blog: Assistant professor in Greek history.