Articles with this tag are, at least partially, reviews of something (e.g. a book, movie, game) related to the ancient world. Also includes reviews of (temporary) exhibitions at archaeological museums.
American heavy metal band Symphony X wrote an epic song inspired by the Homer’s The Odyssey.
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 new temporary exhibition in Leiden demonstrates just how useful it can be to use a question-driven approach to exhibition design.
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.
A discussion about how studying the past is essentially subjective leads to a discussion based on a book by Michael Shanks.