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An Indian figurine from Pompeii

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An Indian figurine from Pompeii

Published on 21 November 2017

In the 1930s, archaeologists made a remarkable discovery at Pompeii: an ivory figurine that was originally created in faraway India.

Dionysus, masculinity, and the return of Hephaestus

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Dionysus, masculinity, and the return of Hephaestus

Published on 19 November 2017

The Greek god Dionysus remains popular in the modern world for his love of wine and the theatre and his outsider status. But looking at one of his myths through the lens of his masculinity shows how Dionysus can be more complicated than that.

An army in revolt?