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This Day in Ancient History ~ ante diem ix kalendas decembres

ante diem ix kalendas decembres 534 B.C. — Thespis wins ‘best actor’ at the first City Dionysia (? I’m inferring from strange claims in Wikipedia here … it’s a slow TDIAH day) ca. 101 — martyrdom (?) of Clement I 1852 — birth of Charles Graux (French Classicist … see Melanges Graux for a biography) […]

Repititiationes ~ 11/22/15

A Don’s Life: A Museum of Socialist Art https://t.co/hIV7Pi9Uf1 — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) November 22, 2015 Laudator Temporis Acti: Beatus Vir https://t.co/gLljFSrWRL — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) November 22, 2015Show More Summary

This Day in Ancient History ~ ante diem x kalendas decembres

c. 70 A.D. — martyrdom of Philemon and Apphia c. 117 A.D. — martyrdom of Cecilia 1817  — according to Wikipedia, Frédéric Cailliaud discovered the Roman emerald mines at Sikait on this date (but I can’t track down their sources) 1891 — birth of Victor Ehrenberg (Solon to Socrates, among others) 1909 — birth of Allan […]

Repititiationes ~ 11/21/15 (part two)

Bulgarian Police Seize Almost 1,000 Archaeological Artifacts from Treasure Hunters https://t.co/UsevCI6rPA — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) November 21, 2015 @LacusCurtius @papyrologyatman I 've no problem with private collections,...Show More Summary

Repititiationes ~ 11/21/15 (part one)

Inscripciones romanas en 3D, a un clic. ¿Conoces nuestro proyecto de #epigrafía virtual? https://t.co/J0VzkRUNPr pic.twitter.com/27LJ9wfjsG — MAN Arqueológico Nac (@MANArqueologico) November 20, 2015 @stephenjohnkay @ef_rome Delighted with my exhibition catalogues from this morning's purchases. Show More Summary

This Day in Ancient History ~ ante diem xi kalendas decembres

ante diem xi kalendas decembres 164 B.C. — Judas Maccabeus restores the Temple in Jerusalem, including removal of the Hellenistic statuary (maybe) 53 B.C. – Death of Marcus Licinius Crassus in Mesopotamia shortly after his defeat at Carrhae (maybe) 1912 — birth of Pierre Grimal (Classicist) 1914 — birth of Michael Grant (yes, the incredibly prolific one) […]

Repititiationes ~ 11/20/15

A short one … day was too busy to monitor things: My plan for winter break: put the finishing touches on my newest guide and release it in the new year! ???? #arthistory pic.twitter.com/RGYprHOPjg — Amy Martin (@la_caravaggista) November...Show More Summary

This Day in Ancient History ~ ante diem xii kalendas decembres

ante diem xii kalendas decembres Mercatus — time to restock the cupboards after the Jupiterfest! 63 A.D. — shipwreck of St. Paul (by one reckoning) 270 (?) — birth of the future emperor Maximinus Daia (more) 284 A.D. — elevation of Diocletian to the rank of Caesar (more) 1846 — birth of Maurice Croiset (one of the […]

Repititiationes ~ 11/19/15

Episode B24 Image – Clockwise from upper left: Eucradites I, Menander, Gondaphares, Kanishka I pic.twitter.com/ceu2MNu8af — The Ancient World (@TheAncientWorld) November 19, 2015 The Greek Book from Antiquity to 1515 M Matthew Nicholls streaming Nov. Show More Summary

This Day in Ancient History ~ ante diem xiii kalendas decembres

ante diem xiii kalendas decembres Mercatus — time to restock the pantry after the lengthy festival in honour of Jupiter 1665 — death of Nicholas Poussin (painter of many Classical subjects) 1797 — birth of Charles Anthon (prolifically-published American Classicist) 1903 — birth of Sterling Dow (who perfected the squeeze, among other important contributions to […]

Repititiationes ~ 11/18/15

pic.twitter.com/8tMcKYVYaP — Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) November 18, 2015 2015.11.21: Margherita Bonanno Aravantinos, Marcella Pisani (ed.), Camarina: Ricerche in… https://t.co/3kbI5QaGD8 — BMCR (@BMCReview) November 18, 2015Show More Summary

This Day in Ancient History ~ ante diem xiv kalendas decembres

ante diem xiv kalendas decembres   Mercatus — in the wake of the lengthy ludi Plebeii, the Romans needed a few days to restock their cupboards ca. 64 A.D. — upside down crucifixion of Peter 303 A.D. — martyrdom of Hesychius of Antioch 1718 — premiere of Voltaire’s Oedipe in Paris

Repititiationes ~ 11/17/15

ALL the hair puns were used in the editing of this article https://t.co/n5p39ibCoI — Donna Zuckerberg (@donnazuck) November 17, 2015 Three great ways to connect with students and encourage learning. https://t.co/21g1V9VXl6 — RDC CTL (@ctlrdc) November 17, 2015 In lack of everything else, could we use pottery sherds to reconstruct ancient political dynamics? Attend Emilia […]

Repititiationes ~ 11/16/15

@DorothyKing @corneliagracchi @pompei79 I never believe Google's labels… They don't know diff. Between red figure and black figure. — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) November 16, 2015 Superb portrait of #Caligula, part of an exceptional...Show More Summary

Repititiationes ~ 11/15/15

I'm sorry … congratulations are due and all, but I can't picture @indyfromspace with a bullwhip 8) — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) November 15, 2015 Interesting parallels with the Green Museum situation : https://t.co/1UjAvSze81...Show More Summary

Repititiationes ~ 11/14/15

Istanbul at sunset #weloveistanbul pic.twitter.com/gZejpOTRjF — We Love Istanbul (@weloveist) November 13, 2015 Enduring legacy of #Rome w/ @GettyMuseum's Kenneth Lapatin, Nov. 17th @ROMtoronto https://t.co/weQQA4R1xf #ROMpeii pic.twitter.com/iNgwWtktPv — ROM Ancient Cultures (@ROMAncient) November 13, 2015 My 12-hour Odyssey was magical. Show More Summary

Repititiationes ~ 11/12-13/15

There was a bit of a glitch at IFTTT on the 12th, so a pile of tweets were missed (that was the day of the Almeida Odyssey performance, alas, and I’ll try to Storify it this coming weekend) … Amanda Hale at the podium now. Hour 1. Book 1. Line 140. We're back at Ithaca. […]

Repititiationes ~ 11/11/15

Ptolemaic chapel discovered in Aswan https://t.co/blnvAI3WWr — keftiugal (@keftiugal) November 11, 2015 Ancient fun being had tonight at the Getty Villa for #GettyCollegeNight! pic.twitter.com/xDJMcxV7Im — J. Paul Getty Museum (@GettyMuseum) November 11, 2015 2015.11.15: Éric Gilardeau, Les grands procès politiques de l'Antiquité. Show More Summary

This Day in Ancient History ~ ante diem iii idus novembres ludi Plebeii (day 8) — the Jupiterfest continues 109 A.D. — the emperor Trajan stages a naumachia 304 A.D. — martyrdom of Athenodorus

ante diem iii idus novembres ludi Plebeii (day 8) — the Jupiterfest continues 109 A.D. — the emperor Trajan stages a naumachia 304 A.D. — martyrdom of Athenodorus

Repititiationes ~ 11/10/15

I rsally snjthy this Grssk ythgurt. #whyweneedmoreClassicsmajors pic.twitter.com/424FqgBHCb — Spencer Pope (@ArchClass) November 10, 2015 2015.11.13: Dunstan Lowe, Monsters and Monstrosity in Augustan Poetry. Ann Arbor: University… https://t.co/PcwJfTLSDb...Show More Summary

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