Serious commentary on current political events is not my forte. While it may seem irreverent in light of the serious … More
Katherine McDonald says her new class on Roman death could go on forever.
They say every vote counts, but does it? Did it in Roman times?
Adrian Goldsworthy is a great story-teller. Why not present history with suspense and character development?
“[T]he migration that we hear about the most in literary sources is elite migration, particularly the movement of Roman men to lead armies and take up administrative posts in the provinces.”
[Koloski-Ostrow] got started on the topic nearly a quarter of a century ago, when classicist Nicholas Horsfall called her over … More
Last week I enjoyed a nice afternoon off, checking out the British Museum’s “Sicily: Culture and Conquest”. I highly recommend … More
Roman plumbing wrote a record of Mount Vesuvius’s eruption, by Patrick Monahan: The lead pipes of the Roman Empire distributed … More
The link below leads to an illustrated article from the Canadian Global News network on the unexpected discovery of a … More
Updated May 30, 2016 – Articles summarizing the rise of kingdoms in Europe from the ashes of Rome.