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Arion and the dolphin

Arion and the dolphin

The story of Arion and the dolphin is an entertaining and almost certainly fictitious tale that may, however, have a deeper meaning.

Written by Josho Brouwers

Odysseus the foreigner

Odysseus the foreigner

With headlines again filled with stories of immigrant abuse and immigration in the United States, it is worth taking a look back at one of the most famous “foreigners” from the ancient world: Odysseus.

Written by Joshua R. Hall

Virgil’s Aeneid

Virgil’s Aeneid

Joshua Hall, Matthew Lloyd, and Josho Brouwers talk about the epic poem Aeneid, composed by Rome’s greatest poet, Virgil.

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Regulus and the Bagradas Dragon

Regulus and the Bagradas Dragon

When the Romans decided to invade Africa in 256 BC to bring an end to their war with Carthage, they supposedly encountered more than just Punic elephants and a cunning Spartan condottiero.

Written by Joshua R. Hall