Monthly Archives: June 2013

Who were the Greeks? Michael Scott on BBC 2

It’s not long until episode 1 of the programme “Who were the Greeks” is aired. According to the BBC: “Classicist, Dr Michael Scott, uncovers the strange, alien world of the ancient Greeks. He asks who were these people who gave … Continue reading

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ars amatoria et remedia certaminis

Classicist, Daily Mail reader and/or The Times reader can be forgiven for spitting out their tea this morning over breakfast. On second thought, perhaps Daily Mail readers would be accustomed to such stories anyway, but reading an article such as this might … Continue reading

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