Hypatia Looking Up
By Mary Naples, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Read Hypatia-The Last Academic (part One) here. Under Christian rule, Alexandria, once the
Cadmus battles the dragon
by Ed Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Many heroes from Greek mythology have inspired people across the millennia. We can
Portrait of Hypatia
By Mary Naples, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom They came to her by land. They came to her by sea. They
It’s called the “Ham-Rig” Index in our household.  The premise is pretty simple. On the one end of the scale
sisyphus
By Van Bryan The legend of Sisyphus begins with a man who, if we are to believe Homer, was one
Etrsucan art
By Ben Potter, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Many folks see the Etruscan civilization as merely a segue, a follow up
baptism of constantine
By Natalia Klimczak Constantine the Great is known in history as the first Roman Emperor to convert to Christianity. However,
The scene was cliche. It was a sunny fall afternoon in New York City and the construction workers were taking
by Andrew Aulner, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Euripides is unique among the three tragedians in that, unlike Aeschylus and Sophocles,
Written by Van Bryan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom “For contemplation is both the highest form of activity (since the intellect