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The History of Ancient Greece

Jul 16, 2018

In this episode, we discuss what it was was like in ancient Athens for a young girl or boy from birth to adolescence, by looking at childbirth, childhood, the various rites of passages that they must surpass on the way to becoming teenagers, the paideia education system (both Old and New) and finally the training young...


***Bonus Episode of Stephen Guerra's Beyond the Big Screen: Troy Part 1***

Jul 2, 2018

Today we are joined by Ryan Stitt of the History of Ancient Greece podcast to look at the history and myths of ancient Greece through the lens of the 2004 epic Troy starring Orlando Bloom, Brendan Gleeson and Brad Pitt. Ryan traces the earliest versions of the epic poem by Homer which is the basis of the movie, discuss...


***Bonus Episode of Stephen Guerra's Beyond the Big Screen: Troy Part 2***

Jul 2, 2018

Today we are joined by Ryan Stitt of the History of Ancient Greece podcast to look at the history and myths of ancient Greece through the lens of the 2004 epic Troy starring Orlando Bloom, Brendan Gleeson and Brad Pitt. Ryan traces the earliest versions of the epic poem by Homer which is the basis of the movie, discuss...


***Bonus Episode of Drew Vahrenkamp's Wonders of the World: The Pantheon of Rome***

Jul 2, 2018

Back to Rome for a meeting with Hadrian, the roving emperor.  Ryan Stitt from the History of Ancient Greece podcast discusses the "Greekling" and his most impressive monument, the Pantheon: the best preserved Roman temple anywhere.

A fascinating soul: bearded, homosexual, Hadrian travels to the farthest reaches of the...


Jun 11, 2018

In this episode, we discuss the myths, iconography, and cultic worship of Artemis, the virgin goddess of the hunt, the wilderness, the moon, and the protector of the young

Show Notes: http://www.thehistoryofancientgreece.com/2018/06/076-goddess-of-young.html

 

Intro by Tanner Campbell of the Legends, Myths, and Whiskey...