The Appeal of The Odyssey
By Ben Potter Even those of you who have only recently taken an interest in the classical world will haveRead more.
Hades and the Kingdom of the Dead
By Nicole Saldarriaga There were many things an Ancient Greek could fear. After all, there were capricious and vengeful godsRead more.
Medusa: Sympathy for a Monster
By Nicole Saldarriaga What does it take to feel sympathy for a monster? In the case of Medusa, it mayRead more.
The Worship of Guilt: The Furies and Justice
By Nicole Saldarriaga If you think the Sirens are the only mythological beings capable of making music deadly, think again.Read more.
Was Oedipus a Hero?
By Nicole Saldarriaga I’m fairly sure it would be safe to say that everyone’s heard of Oedipus. If that’s tooRead more.
King Croesus vs. Fate
By Francesca Leaf, Contributor from Noet, a Classical Wisdom Weekly Partner Best-known for his epic history, The Persian Wars, HerodotusRead more.
Dionysus the Mild: Eater of Flesh
By Ben Potter As a figure of myth and superstition even in his own time, Dionysus could well have beenRead more.
Assyria: Land of Demons
By Benjamin Welton There is a story (most likely untrue) that begins with a team of European archaeologists overseeing aRead more.
Holding Out For A Hero: Classical Myths to Comic Books
By Spencer Klavan Quick! Name this fictional character: the long-lost son of super-parents in the sky, fostered by an ordinaryRead more.
The Top 5 Dragon Slayers from Greek Mythology
By John Mancini The original sword-wielding dragon slayer of legend was not the knightly Orlando saving Angelica, nor was itRead more.