Action Athena Comix!

Another comic we’ll be adding to our Classical Blogosphere list (along with Prometheus and Piled Higher and Deeper):

Introducing… Action Athena | Sunoikisis.

… here’s the blurb from the initial installment:

Today is the premiere of Sunoikisis comic strip starring “Action Athena”!  After today, the Sunoikisis blog will be updated every Monday with a new strip chronicling the adventures of the Goddess Athena. Athena is filled with skills Wisdom and War, but when she is forced find a job, she realizes that getting by in “real world,” is a bit tougher than she imagined…

… looks promising!


This Day in Ancient History: pridie idus januarias

pridie idus januarias

  • 49 B.C. — Caesar crosses the Rubicon (yet another suggestion).
  • c. 230 A.D. — martyrdom of Tatiana in Rome
  • c. 302 A.D. — martyrdom of Arcadius in Mauretania