#Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for April 29, 2022

Hodie est a.d. III Kal. Mai. 2775 AUC ~ 28 Mounichion in the first year of the 700th Olympia

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Sparked by current events in the work patron of the podcast Carlos asks ‘what steps did ancient commanders do to ensure that their army’s logistics were in order?’

Plato is at once the most loved and possibly the most hated philosopher of all time. This episode explores five reasons why he drives some people mad.

Liv speaks with past guest Dr. Ellie Mackin Roberts all about Euripides’ Alcestis… And Euripides, and tragedy, and tragedy competitions… And so much more. Mostly, what, on earth, is going on?

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Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends  zephyr winds.

… 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)