Greek Classical Antiquity in the World Today: Given, Stolen, or Changed?

In this blog, I have chosen to explore a variety of ideas existing today throughout the world that originated in classical Athens, such as democracy, philosophy, architecture and artifacts. I intend to focus on early foreign claims upon Athenian territory Read More …

The Importance of Color in the Legacy of Ancient Athens

When people think about ancient Athens, they think of a purified society that practiced democracy in a time of tyrants and was a cultural hub of antiquity. They believe that these notions of exceptionality were exemplified by the pure white Read More …