Weekend Reading Archive

Here you’ll find the archive of past ‘weekend reading’ posts, with the most recent at the top. Each one contains a list of links to classical news stories – so plenty here to think about if you’re working on the news story assignment for A863!

 

A Pontypandy Aeneid, 25/10/19

Caesar’s Secrets, 18/10/19

Competitive Classics, 11/10/19

London, baby! 4/10/19

The Ubiquity of Myth, 27/9/19

The Sandancer’s Dinglehopper, 20/9/19

Too Much News, 13/9/19

What Would Tacitus Say? 6/9/19

An Open Question, 23/8/19

The Life of Brian, 16/8/19

Raining, Cats and Hogs, 9/8/19

On Leisure and Libraries, 2/8/19

The Prime Minister’s Cheese-Box, 26/7/19

Myth and Mermaids, 19/7/19

Dolce et Decorum Est, 12/7/19

A Website Anniversary, 5/7/19

The Man in Black, 28/6/19

Raising a Smile, 21/6/19

The Rain it Raineth, 14/6/19

Resurrecting Mrs Trimmer, 7/6/19

Summer is Coming, 31/5/19

Climbing the Walls, 24/5/19

Fun with Voynich, 17/5/19

Classics and Sci-Fi, 10/5/19

Awards and Events, 3/5/19

Happy Birthday to OU! 26/4/19

Bunny Bones, 19/4/19

Myth and Whisky, 12/4/19

Latin for non-Romans, 5/4/19

Living in a Material World, 29/3/19

Chocolate and Archaeology, 22/3/19

The Pain of Retraining, 15/3/19

Women and Books, 8/3/19

Pondering Myth, 1/3/19

Lego and Authority, 22/2/19

The Barateid, 15/2/19

School Reports, 8/2/19

A Four-Tunic Day, 1/2/19

Too Much Indiana Jones? 25/1/19

Apologies to Homer, 18/1/19

Conference and Controversy, 11/1/19

Taking a Break, 21/12/18

Romans on Stage, 14/12/18

A Classicist Christmas List, 7/12/18

Classicists in the Library, 30/11/18

Hidden Empresses, 23/11/18

Secret Identities, 16/11/18

A Round of Applause, 9/11/18

Shipwrecks, Scrolls and Skeletons, 26/10/18

Volcanic Eruptions, 19/10/18

Classical Lego, 12/10/18

Dissertation Thoughts, 6/10/18

Learning from SATs, 28/9/18

Welcome, new Classicists! 21/9/18

Judging the Undergraduate Awards, 14/9/18

Visiting Regina, 7/9/18

Being Alternative, 31/8/18

One Step Forward…? 24/8/18

Advancing Diversity, 17/8/18

Irrational Fear of Mangled Greek, 10/8/18

Holiday Classicism, 3/8/18

The Dog Days of Summer, 27/7/18

What’s in a Name? 20/7/18

No Escape from Football! 13/7/18

Binge-watching Cicero, 6/7/18

Dramatic Exits, 29/6/18

And so it begins… 22/6/18