Articles on the ancient world

This page lists all of the articles that have been published on this website in reverse chronological order, so with the newest material listed first. This also includes most of the articles originally published on Ancient World Magazine (2017-2022), which are preserved here for posterity.

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Atalanta wrestling Peleus
Atalanta wrestling Peleus
A black-figure hydria from the Manchester Museum

Owen Rees

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Assassin’s Creed: Origins
Assassin’s Creed: Origins
Exploring Ptolemaic Egypt

Josho Brouwers

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Phrasikleia and the boy
Phrasikleia and the boy
Two sixth-century Attic funerary statues

Matthew Lloyd

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An ancient stigma
An ancient stigma
Greek tattoo culture, part 2

Owen Rees

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An ancient stigma
An ancient stigma
Greek tattoo culture, part 1

Owen Rees

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I know a guy who knows a guy…
I know a guy who knows a guy…
The closeness centrality and its meaning

Arianna Sacco

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Tattooed Thracians killing Orpheus
Tattooed Thracians killing Orpheus
A red-figure krater from the Allard Pierson

Owen Rees

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Alexander’s underwater adventure
Alexander’s underwater adventure
A medieval story about Alexander the Great

Josho Brouwers

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In it for the booty?
In it for the booty?
A Geometric battle scene from Athens

Matthew Lloyd

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A survey of Mycenaean warfare
A survey of Mycenaean warfare
Evidence from the Late Bronze Age Aegean

Josho Brouwers

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Flattening the palaestra ground
Flattening the palaestra ground
A red-figure cup from Rhodes

Josho Brouwers

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Did Odin come from Troy?
Did Odin come from Troy?
The Anatolian origins of the Norse pantheon

Josho Brouwers

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