#Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for June 22, 2020

Hodie est a.d. X Kal Quint. 2772 AUC ~ 2 Skirophorion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

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  • [BMCR] David Stuttard, Looking at Ajax. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019.


‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends hot weather which will do much damage.

… 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)