The Minotaur, a half-bull creature that roamed the labyrinth of Knossos, is perhaps the best-known element of the myths surrounding the Athenian hero Theseus.
A look at the equestrian statue of Marcus Nonius Balbus that is currently on display at the archaeological museum of Naples.
An interesting modern take on the story of Theseus that, sadly, has little to do with the original tale.
A beautiful Attic cup, currently in the British Museum, depicts the major labours performed by the hero Theseus.
A well-made graphic novel set in Classical Athens, following the adventures of the fictional Leander.
The graphic novel Three offers an interesting, well-researched look at life as a helot in ancient Laconia.
This article offers a brief look at ancient Greek swords, with particular reference to blades typical of the Archaic and Classical periods.
A beautiful plaque currently in the British Museum depicts Bellerophon on Pegasus fighting the terrible Chimera.
A major contribution to the field of Greek mythology, this book comes heartily recommended.
A discussion about how studying the past is essentially subjective leads to a discussion based on a book by Michael Shanks.