#Thexinoe ~ Weekend Edition for August 25, 2019

Hodie est a.d. VIII Kal. Septembres 2772 AUC ~  25 Metageitnion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

In the News

In Case You Missed It ~ Long Reads

Public Facing Classics

Greek/Latin News

Fresh Bloggery

Bingeworthy Past Podcastery

This week’s podcast with scores of episodes to catch up on:

Landscape Modery

The Hellenic Society had a conference entitled “Saving Ancient Treasures for the World” … here are the speakers (one is possibly missing?):

Book Reviews

Dramatic Receptions

Professional Matters


‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends a shortage of tree fruit during stormy weather.

… adapted from the text and translation of:

Jean MacIntosh Turfa, The Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar, in Nancy Thomson de Grummond and Erika Simon (eds.), The Religion of the Etruscans. University of Texas Press, 2006. (Kindle edition)