Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for February 28, 2023

Hodie est pr. Kal. Mart. 2776 AUC ~ 8 Anthesterion in the second year of the 700th Olympiad

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It’s time for a bit of comedic relief (and Euripidean slander)… We’re diving in to Aristophanes’ play the Thesmophoriazae/the Women at the Thesmophoria. It’s got women (kind of!)! It’s got a women’s only festival! It’s got Euripides! This one has it all. Help keep LTAMB going by subscribing to Liv’s Patreon for bonus content!

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends abundance, but a disease-bearing wind will also blow.

… 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)