#Thelxinoe ~ Weekend Edition for January 5, 2020

Hodie est Non. Ian. 2772 AUC ~ 11 Poseideon II in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

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We are joined by Dr. Kyle Erickson in order to discuss his work on the Hellenistic period and the Seleucid Empire in particular. We discuss the strategies of the Seleucid rulers in coming to terms with a large and diverse collection of people, the variety (and scarcity) of our sources including coinage, and looking at the ways Seleucid kings and queens broadcast themselves compared to their contemporaries.

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

[my kindle appears to have gone to sleep!]

… 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)

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