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Researcher/Writer/Host of the History of Ancient Greece Podcast
Researcher/Writer/Host of the History of Ancient Greece Podcast

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**Special Guest Episode on Drinking and 'Sportsing' w/Amy Pistone**
This is the third episode in a series where I converse with Classicists about either books or articles that they have published, their current research interests, or just unique classes and topics that they are teaching and exploring further.  In today's sp...
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085 - Mathematics and Early Pythagoreans
In this episode, part three of five on a series on Greek philosophy, mathematics, and science in the 5th century BC, we describe the lives, influences, and various theories and discoveries made by Greece's earliest mathematicians, including Thales, Pythagor...
085 - Mathematics and Early Pythagoreans
085 - Mathematics and Early Pythagoreans
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084 - Pluralists and Other Physiologoi
In this episode, part two of five on a series on Greek philosophy, mathematics, and science in the 5th century BC, we describe the lives, influences, and various theories put forth by the Pluralist School (Anaxagoras, Empedocles, and Archelaus), as well as ...
084 - Pluralists and Other Physiologoi
084 - Pluralists and Other Physiologoi
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083 Eleatics and Atomists
In this episode, part one of four on a series on  Greek philosophy, mathematics, and science in the 5th century BC, we  describe  the lives, influences, and various theories put forth by the Eleatic School (Parmenides, Zeno, and Melissus) and the so-called ...
083 Eleatics and Atomists
083 Eleatics and Atomists
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082 - The Leader of the Muses
In this episode, we discuss the myths, iconography, and cultic worship of Apollo, the god of music, poetry, prophecy, truth, healing, medicine, plague, light, and knowledge, who served as a kind of symbol for young Greek boys to emulate  
082 - The Leader of the Muses
082 - The Leader of the Muses
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**Special Guest Episode on Roman Sexuality w/Aven McMaster**
In this special guest episode, I am joined by Dr Aven McMaster to discuss love, sex, and prostitution from the Roman perspective and compare/contrast it with ancient Greece Dr Aven McMaster Assistant Professor of Ancient Studies at Thorneloe University at L...
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**Special Guest Episode on Roman Women and Religion w/Peta Greenfield**
In this special guest episode, I am joined by Dr Peta Greenfield to  compare/contrast certain aspects of Women and Religion between the ancient Greeks and Romans (highlights include Bona Dea, the Thesmophoria, the Vestal Virgins, Hestia and the hearth, wome...
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**Special Guest Episode on Roman Slavery and Gladiators w/Fiona Radford**
In this special guest episode, I am joined by Dr Fiona Radford, e xpert on Rome in Film and Spartacus,  to discuss slavery in the ancient Roman Republic and Empire and compare/contrast it with ancient Greece (plus lots on gladiators and Spartacus!) Show Not...
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**Special Guest Episode on Classics and Misogyny w/Donna Zuckerberg**
This is the first episode in a series where I converse with Classicists about either books or articles that they have published, their current research interests, or just unique classes and topics that they are teaching and exploring further.  In today's sp...
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**Special Guest Episode on Classics and Race/Ethnicity w/Rebecca Futo Kennedy**
This is the second episode in a series where I converse with Classicists about either books or articles that they have published, their current research interests, or just unique classes and topics that they are teaching and exploring further.  In today's s...
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