This page lists all of the articles that have been published on this website in reverse chronological order, so with the newest material listed first.
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.
An enjoyable Italian movie about Perseus, that has almost nothing to do with the original stories.
Bellerophon, a hero originally from Corinth, made a name for himself as the tamer of Pegasus and a monster-slayer.
A closer look at one of the statue groups from the Collezione Farnese, originally perhaps by Apollonius of Tralles.
A sequel that is better in almost every way to the original, 2010’s remake of Clash of the Titans, even if it has little to do with the original ancient Greek story of the hero Perseus.
The gorgon Medusa was more than just a monster to be slain by Perseus: she has an interesting backstory of her own.
A remake of an awful movie that had nowhere to go but up. The end result is a bit of a mess, but largely entertaining anyway.
One of the buildings in Herculaneum features a tavern that offers a window into everyday life in a Roman town in the first century AD.
A fresco from Pompeii shows Perseus helping Andromeda after defeating a sea-monster.