Comfort Classics

What makes you feel better when times are hard? In this series of interviews, Classics enthusiasts share the sources from the Ancient World which comfort and inspire them.

Contact me if you would like to join in! I’ll be adding a new interview every day, until we’re no longer in need of happy thoughts.

 

 

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Comfort Classics Interviews

  1. Comfort Classics: Steve Havelin
  2. Comfort Classics: Lilah Grace Canevaro
  3. Comfort Classics: Jack Lambert
  4. Comfort Classics: Joanna Paul
  5. Comfort Classics: Gina May
  6. Comfort Classics: Klara Hegedus
  7. Comfort Classics: Christine Plastow
  8. Comfort Classics: Mary Beard
  9. Comfort Classics: Rob Cromarty
  10. Comfort Classics: Colin Gough
  11. Comfort Classics: Sarah Thomason
  12. Comfort Classics: LJ Trafford
  13. Comfort Classics: Pam Herbert
  14. Comfort Classics: Naoko Yamagata
  15. Comfort Classics: Tony Potter
  16. Comfort Classics: Edith Hall
  17. Comfort Classics: Liz Gloyn
  18. Comfort Classics: Greg Woolf
  19. Comfort Classics: Leigh David Cobley
  20. Comfort Classics: Valerie Hope
  21. Comfort Classics: Gideon Nisbet
  22. Comfort Classics: Laura Jenkinson-Brown
  23. Comfort Classics: Neville Morley
  24. Comfort Classics: Daisy Dunn
  25. Comfort Classics: Jan Haywood
  26. Comfort Classics: David Meadows
  27. Comfort Classics: Anactoria Clarke
  28. Comfort Classics: Jaap Wisse
  29. Comfort Classics: Emma Bridges
  30. Comfort Classics: Michael Scott
  31. Comfort Classics: Frederick Armour
  32. Comfort Classics: Susan Raikes
  33. Comfort Classics: Armand D’Angour
  34. Comfort Classics: Valeria Bosisio
  35. Comfort Classics: Simon Pulleyn
  36. Comfort Classics: Mirko Canevaro
  37. Comfort Classics: Tom Mason
  38. Comfort Classics: Katie Low
  39. Comfort Classics: Penny Whitworth
  40. Comfort Classics: Flora Kirk
  41. Comfort Classics: James Robson
  42. Comfort Classics: Lucia Nixon
  43. Comfort Classics: Peta Greenfield
  44. Comfort Classics: Hayley Merchant
  45. Comfort Classics: Ian Tompkins
  46. Comfort Classics: Fiona Radford
  47. Comfort Classics: Claudio Sansone
  48. Comfort Classics: John O’Flaherty
  49. Comfort Classics: Jennie Baillie
  50. Comfort Classics: Phil Perkins
  51. Comfort Classics: Caroline Lawrence
  52. Comfort Classics: Greg Gilles
  53. Comfort Classics: Flint Dibble
  54. Comfort Classics: Steve Jenkin
  55. Comfort Classics: Georgy Kantor
  56. Comfort Classics: Madeleine Perridge
  57. Comfort Classics: Emma Pauly
  58. Comfort Classics: Llewelyn Morgan
  59. Comfort Classics: Karis Williamson
  60. Comfort Classics: Jessica Hughes
  61. Comfort Classics: Jennifer Ingleheart
  62. Comfort Classics: Andrew Fox
  63. Comfort Classics: E-J Graham
  64. Comfort Classics: Verity Platt
  65. Comfort Classics: Pippa Steele
  66. Comfort Classics: Stephanie Holton
  67. Comfort Classics: Ian Spoor
  68. Comfort Classics: Abi Buglass
  69. Comfort Classics: Frances Breen
  70. Comfort Classics: Matt Myers
  71. Comfort Classics: Ben Tanner
  72. Comfort Classics: Andrew Parkin
  73. Comfort Classics: Andrew Sillett
  74. Comfort Classics: Ryan Stitt
  75. Comfort Classics: Liz Webb
  76. Comfort Classics: Alex Imrie
  77. Comfort Classics: Tony Keen
  78. Comfort Classics: Jo Ball
  79. Comfort Classics: Matt Simonton
  80. Comfort Classics: Arlene Holmes-Henderson
  81. Comfort Classics: Gavin McCormick
  82. Comfort Classics: Michael Loy
  83. Comfort Classics: Lily Mac Mahon
  84. Comfort Classics: Carey Fleiner
  85. Comfort Classics: Owen Rees
  86. Comfort Classics: Julian Morgan
  87. Comfort Classics: Manu Dal Borgo
  88. Comfort Classics: Victoria Austen
  89. Comfort Classics: Andy Keen
  90. Comfort Classics: Jamie Heath
  91. Comfort Classics: Ersin Hussein
  92. Comfort Classics: Michael Beer
  93. Comfort Classics: Rebecca Futo Kennedy and Max Goldman
  94. Comfort Classics: Danny Bate
  95. Comfort Classics: Emily Hauser
  96. Comfort Classics: George Cornelius
  97. Comfort Classics: Jennifer Gane
  98. Comfort Classics: Joshua Kinlaw
  99. Comfort Classics: Kerry Phelan
  100. Comfort Classics: Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones
  101. Comfort Classics: Joel Christensen
  102. Comfort Classics: Eduardo García-Molina
  103. Comfort Classics: M.C. Williams
  104. Comfort Classics: Rachel Stott
  105. Comfort Classics: Michael Wood
  106. Comfort Classics: Derek McCann
  107. Comfort Classics: Ellie Newman
  108. Comfort Classics: Cressida Ryan
  109. Comfort Classics: Helen McVeigh
  110. Comfort Classics: Ben Cassell
  111. Comfort Classics: Hannah Clements-Patrick
  112. Comfort Classics: Georgina Homer
  113. Comfort Classics: Marika Strano
  114. Comfort Classics: Carolyn Perry
  115. Comfort Classics: Abigail Graham
  116. Comfort Classics: Francesca Grilli
  117. Comfort Classics: Lynn Gordon

 

 

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15 Weeks of Comfort Classics

 

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Featured in:

Comforting Classics in  Changing Times, The Royal Society of Arts

Comfort Classics – How the ancient world is providing solace for those in lockdown, Arts & Humanities in the time of COVID-19

Insights, Kallos Gallery Newsletter

Open Access Resources, Institute of Classical Studies

CAHA Recommends, University of Birmingham

Learning Resources, A Dynamic Reader

Greek epigram – and more – on Comfort Classics, Blogging Ancient Epigram

Multimedia, Flint Dibble

Find Comfort in the Classics, The University of Winnipeg

 

 

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