Tag Archives: Classical Studies

FulanoDeTal569s reviews – StumbleUpon

http://fulanodetal569.stumbleupon.com/ A new thumb for an SU old-timer. (And one last laugh at the auto-tag SU provided for me: “Classical-Studies”.)

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http://io9.com/5616498/ultraviolet-light-reveals-how-ancient-greek-statues-really-looked Ancient Greek and Roman statues: Not as classy as we have been led to believe.

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Proscription – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proscription I’ve been watching the new HBO series, Rome, which has encouraged me to revisit and brush up on my old Classical Studies notes. For some reason, I’d always been a bit fuzzy on the concept of proscription, but of course Wikipedia rectifies my confusion (and gives me some ideas for when my eventual bid […]

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Ancient Graffiti on the walls of Pompeii

http://www.orbilat.com/Languages/Latin_Vulgar/Texts/Pompeii_Graffiti.html My Latin is obviously rusting from underuse, but I still love these two-millennia old “Kilroy Was Here”-s: “Lucius pinxit.”

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