1. Artemisia of Caria destroys one of her own ships Artemisia, portrayed a tad bit incorrectly by Eva Green in
By Cam Rea What do we really know about Abraham? Well, it was written in Genesis that his birth name
Bust of Marcus Aurelius
By Ryan Holiday When most people think of “philosophy,” their eyes glaze over. It’s the last thing they want, let
The miserable King Oedipus of Thebes and his woeful story is a rather significant thought experiment for those of us
By Ben Potter To translate Ancient texts correctly is no easy task, even for the most proficient student of Greek.
By Ben Potter There is (at least) one important step between the birth of western literature and the age of
By Ben Potter It's a story with which we are all well-familiar... that of the first emperor of the civilization
If Plato’s ideas on ethics seems a bit hazy to you, then rest assured you’re not alone. There are several
Considering the strange nature of this tale, we simply can’t launch into this without a little background information. The sheer
By Ben Potter Nero fiddling as Rome burns. The solidarity of dozens of men claiming 'I'm Spartacus'. Caesar looking into