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Grace Spiewak

Grace Spiewak graduated with a B.A. in Classical Languages from Creighton University in 2019. There, she contributed to the Ancient Graffiti Project and conducted research about sexual assault and language in Ovid’s Metamorphoses. She is currently pursuing an M.S. in Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois and continues to learn and write about the Classics.

Lessons in authenticity from Horace

Lessons in authenticity from Horace

Militaristic, middle-aged men of ancient Rome may not be the first resource one thinks of for insight on authenticity. However, a poem in Horace’s Satires, or Sermones in Latin, provides a refreshing, bold take on friendship and life that has come to serve as a motto in my own approach to relationships.

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