#podcastitas ~ Sermo Raedarius 78 — Sermones Raedarii

Sermo 78, quo tres libros commendo: Fabulae a Sara conversae, Le Latin dans votre Poche et Erat Olim; accedunt duo carmina, nonnulla nova de rebus Latinis retialibus, merae nugae. http://www.lulu.com/shop/a-sara-van-der-pas/fabvlae-latine-versae/paperback/product-23805613.html https://www.amazon.fr/latin-dans-votre-poche/dp/2035901987 https://www.reclam.de/detail/978-3-15-019271-9/Brueder_Grimm/Erat_olim

#podcastitas ~ Mini Myth: Zodiac Constellations, Orion & the Scorpion (Scorpio) — Let’s Talk About Myths, Baby! A Greek & Roman Mythology Podcast

In this Mini Myth, we start a series on the Zodiac constellations, and how the hell they got up there! A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths involve assaulting women. I’m sorry, that’s just the way it is. Given it’s fiction, and typically involves gods and/or monsters, I’m not as deferential as I…

#podcastitas ~ Pompeii Tombs — When in Rome

Tombs line the roads leading away from Pompeii, as is customary for many Roman towns and cities. They give a direct connection to those who called Pompeii home, and the way they interact with those who have passed away. Guest: Dr Virginia Campbell (Lecturer in Classics and Ancient History, University of Exeter).

#podcastitas ~ Calm in the chaos: the story of the Stoics — The Forum

Stoicism is a school of thought over two thousand years old that asked how to live “a good life” in an unpredictable world, and how to make the best of what is in our power, while accepting the rest as it happens naturally. It trumpeted the value of reason as man’s most valuable Virtue, and…