#Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for September 17, 2021

Hodie est a.d. XV Kal. Oct. 2774 AUC ~ 11 Boedromion in the first year of the 700th Olympiad

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Murray answers this question sent in by Brian ‘The romans took a lot of slaves when they won a battle but how did they turn an angry defeated warrior into a pliant slave?’

During the Late Bronze Age, the Cypriots had a variety of settlements, their own language, and were sea faring. Louise Steel, Professor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, joins the show to share what civilization was like on the island during this period of time.

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends a shortage of necessities.

… 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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