#Thelxinoe ~ Your Morning Salutatio for June 5, 2019

We have a new template but I need to figure out how to deal with this ‘automatic drop cap’ thing which doesn’t quite look right to me …

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145-Achilles: The Age of Heroes – Myths and Legends 

We’re back on the road to the Trojan War, with the story of Achilles. Starting from when his father interrupted the ritual to make him immortal, we’ll follow him as he goes to that epic Greek daycare run by Chiron and watch as his mother tries to keep him away from the war that is beginning to consume the Greek world.

Demetra Kasimis, “The Perpetual Immigrant and the Limits of Athenian Democracy” (Cambridge UP, 2018) | New Books Network 

Demetra Kasimis’s new book, … interrogates the role and unstable place of the metics (metoikoi) in Athenian society.  The book focuses on three different presentations and discussions of the metics, in Euripides’ Ion, in Plato’s Republic, and in Demosthenes’ Against Euboulides …


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