#Thelxinoe ~ Your Morning Salutatio for August 29, 2019

Hodie est a.d. IV Kal. Septembres 2772 AUC ~  29 Metageitnion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

In the News

In Case You Missed It

Greek/Latin News

Public Facing Classics

Fresh Bloggery

Fresh Podcasts

Tiberius runs amok. Usury runs rampant. Drusus chews the stuffing.

Dr Radness travelled to Melbourne recently and met with the fantastic and erudite Dr Rhiannon Evans from La Trobe. Dr Evans is one of the famous voices on the Emperors of Rome podcast. In this special episode, Dr Rad and Dr Evans explore barbarians!

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss St Augustine’s account of his life, sometimes called the first autobiography, written around AD397 after he had been appointed as Bishop of Hippo

Book Reviews

Dramatic Receptions


‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it should rain today, it does not portend a reversal of fate.

… 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)