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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Debauchery in ancient Athens
Debauchery in ancient Athens
Why would someone want to go to a symposium?

Daniel Woon

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The state of the state
The state of the state
Why it matters for the ancient world

Joshua R. Hall

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Understanding violence
Understanding violence
How the past can help explain the present

Josho Brouwers

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Mithra-ndir
Mithra-ndir
Gandalf and the Roman cult of Mithras

Alicia Matz

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Becoming a spider
Becoming a spider
Learning how to weave your web

Arianna Sacco

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Trial of Socrates
Trial of Socrates

Lauren E. Dorsey

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Hoplites riding dolphins
Hoplites riding dolphins
An Attic red-figure psykter

Josho Brouwers

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Dating the Dark Age, part II
Dating the Dark Age, part II
The conventional absolute chronology of Early Iron Age Greece

Matthew Lloyd

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Not a magic wand
Not a magic wand
Picking an application for conducting network analysis

Arianna Sacco

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Dating the Dark Age, part I
Dating the Dark Age, part I
The relative chronology of Early Iron Age Greece

Matthew Lloyd

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An equid from Phaistos
An equid from Phaistos
A closer look at a terracotta figurine

Josho Brouwers

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This is the way
This is the way
Establishing the direction your network will take

Arianna Sacco

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