The Death of Socrates…and the State that Killed Him
by Anya Leonard According to the Oracle at Delphi, Socrates was the wisest of them all. It is usually considered
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The Probing Philosopher Kings
by Anya Leonard One might wonder why Socrates never wrote anything down. Such a brilliant philosopher… wouldn’t he want to
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The Warring Writer: Aeschylus Tragedy
Let’s say you are considered the “father of tragedy”. Even in your own lifetime, everyone knows you have revolutionized drama
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The Dramatic Greek, Sophocles: One man’s non-tragic life
Some people have drama follow them wherever they go, while others just write about it. Sophocles, the prolific ancient greek
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The Poetess
By Nicole Saldarriaga “Prosperity that the golden Muses gave me was no delusion: dead, I won’t be forgotten” The author
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Cato vs Caesar
I’ve always held the belief that ancient history, in this case the history of the final years of the Roman
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A Political Woman
By Van Bryan Yes, that’s right dear reader. It most certainly wasn’t easy being a woman during the ancient times.
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The Death of Caesar
The assassination of Julius Caesar on the Ides of March – March 15, 44 BC was an epochal event. It’s
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3 Historians Who Changed the World
By Francesca Leaf Over the centuries, civilizations have endeavored to preserve a record of their existence for future generations. This
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Cato: The Roman Ron Paul?
By Ben Potter During his own era Marcus Porcius Cato (234-149 BC) was known as ‘Cato the Censor’, for his
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