MacArthur Genius: A.E. Stallings

From the MacArthur Foundation’s site … always nice when a Classicist is recognized: A. E. Stallings is a poet and translator mining the classical world and traditional poetic techniques to craft works that evoke startling insights about contemporary life. In both her original poetry and translations, Stallings exhibits a mastery of highly structured forms (such … Continue reading MacArthur Genius: A.E. Stallings

#Thelxinoe ~ Weekend Edition October 27, 2019

Hodie est a.d. VI Kal. Nov. 2772 AUC ~ 29 Pyanepsion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad In the News Can a Restored Pompeii Be Saved From ‘Clambering’ Tourists? – The New York Times  Archaeology: 2nd Century CE statuette of Roman goddess Cybele found in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv | The Sofia Globe  I Carabinieri … Continue reading #Thelxinoe ~ Weekend Edition October 27, 2019

#Thelxinoe ~ Your Morning Salutatio for October 25, 2019

Hodie est a.d. VIII Kal. Nov. 2772 AUC ~ 27 Pyanepsion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad In the News ‘Extraordinary’ Roman villa reopened to public in Herculaneum | World news | The Guardian  US ambassador returns to Italy a statue stolen in 1968  Archaeologists find 1,900-year-old tomb of woman doctor in Turkey … Continue reading #Thelxinoe ~ Your Morning Salutatio for October 25, 2019