Reception studies focus on how the ancient world has been received since antiquity.
A discussion of the remaining three seasons of the TV show Spartacus, which are all heartily recommended.
An entertaining television series with lots of blood, gore, and gratuitous nudity. What’s not to like?
A discussion on Wonder Woman and the importance of contributions made by the social sciences and humanities.
The new Classical department at the National Museum of Antiquities in Leiden turns out to be a bit of a disappointment.
An interesting modern take on the story of Theseus that, sadly, has little to do with the original tale.
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.
A major contribution to the field of Greek mythology, this book comes heartily recommended.
An enjoyable Italian movie about Perseus, that has almost nothing to do with the original stories.
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.