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.
In the tenth book of the Iliad, Diomedes and Odysseus embark on a covert mission to spy on the Trojans.
From the museum at Paestum in Southern Italy comes this red-figure “fish plate”. But what is it exactly?
Fight for Olympus is a fun two-player card game that is quick to setup and play, with a Greek mythological theme packed with references to the Homeric epics in particular.
The collection of the Allard Pierson Museum includes this beautiful red-figure cup with a picture of a warrior.
David Mattingly’s book on the Roman Empire argues that the term “Romanization” is outmoded and should be discarded.
Matilo or Matilone was a Roman castellum (fort) in what is now Leiden. Today, the site is an archaeological park.
A remarkable retelling in comic book form of a comprehensive version of the story of the Trojan War that is, at present, sadly unfinished.
One of the paradoxes of the philosopher Zeno argues that Achilles can never catch up to a tortoise if the latter is given a head start.
This ancient stele, dated to between ca. 2600 and 2350 BC, is a key piece of evidence in the history of warfare.
The story of Aeneas’ flight from Troy and his arduous search for a new home has inspired at least two science-fiction greats: the videogame Homeworld and the television series Battlestar Galactica.