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Showing posts from November, 2018

Catching up with Custance

For the latest of my researches on Olive Custance, a forgotten Victorian/Edwardian poet, check out

Yes, Edwin King is my literary pseudonym.

Latest promo video from Chavagnes

Homer, Euclid and the Ancient Greeks in general ... Useful lectures

Here are some links intended for my students. They are very useful episodes of the BBC series In Our Time, dealing with the achievement of the Ancient Greeks.

The Oddysey
The Iliad
Euclid's Elements
The Oresteia
The Greek Myths

Various episodes on Ancient Greece:

And here is a classical joke for you: 

A classics professor goes to a tailor to get his trousers mended. The tailor asks: “Euripides?” The professor replies: “Yes. Eumenides?”