#Thelxinoe ~ Your Morning Salutatio for October 29, 2019

Hodie est a.d. IV Kal. Nov. 2772 AUC ~ 2 Maimakterion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

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Salamis, the great clash at sea between Greece and Persia.

For this episode I had the pleasure of taking the train into Oxford to meet the fabulous Mai Musié, the Knowledge Exchange Project Officer at Oxford University. We talked about her work at the university along with her many other projects, her own Classical education, and the importance of reframing Classics as a subject that has something for everyone.

Quid video hodie, dum ambulatio fruor vespertina

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends a year of serious disease.

… 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)