Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for May 26th, 2023

Hodie est a.d. VII Kal. Iun. 2776 AUC ~ 7 Thargelion in the second year of the 700th Olympiad

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Wyton asks, ‘During the republic, what were the Romans Italian allies armed with, and how did they fight? As legionaries or some other method?’

Michael Scott joins us to talk about his new book “X Marks the Spot” all about the top archaeological discoveries.

Liv is joined by Rani Selvarajah to talk about her Medea retelling set in colonial India ( and gods, so much more!). Follow Rani on Twitter and Instagram.

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends good things for those who work on farms.

… 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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