Articles tagged roman history

Marcus Aurelius: A Life by Frank McLynn

Any proper biography of Aurelius must not only address his historical existence but also his philosophical beliefs, which have informed many of mankind's greatest thinkers.

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The Murder of Regilla by Sarah B. Pomeroy

Regilla's story demonstrates the importance of a historical voice, and how groups that are marginalized, oppressed, or devalued like the women of antiquity can be squelched by those who dominate them.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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