Articles, podcast episodes, and videos that cover a subject that doesn’t neatly fit one of the other existing topics are listed below. This includes material that deals with e.g. ancient India, China, and Mesoamerica. If you’re looking for something in particular, you can also have a look at regions and tags.
It’s the end of the year. You might think the world is awful and getting worse. But that isn’t the case. In fact, it’s great and only getting better.
For this very first episode of the Ancient World Magazine podcast, we talk about why we study the ancient world.
In the 1930s, archaeologists made a remarkable discovery at Pompeii: an ivory figurine that was originally created in faraway India.
There’s been lots of talk lately about immigration. Here’s a look at the topic from the point of view of early Rome.
The Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam features a reconstruction of a chariot found in a tomb on the island of Cyprus.
The figures of the Chinese terracotta army of the third century BC were perhaps inspired by Greek sculpture.
An action-roleplaying game that has you slaying monsters as you travel from ancient Greece to ancient China.
A new temporary exhibition in Leiden demonstrates just how useful it can be to use a question-driven approach to exhibition design.
The thirteenth and final part in my series on Far Cry Primal, where I play through the game and offer commentary.
The twelfth and penultimate part in my series on Far Cry Primal, where I play through the game and offer commentary.