More wired than a Roman Internet café
Students and teachers of Latin, ancient Greek, and Classical literature can exchange ideas on the role of technology in the Classics classroom here. Share your stories and ideas, Titus-like triumphs, or Trojan-like defeats with colleagues world-wide.
Digital Graffiti Maps of Roman PompeiiThe Roman city of Pompeii, buried catastrophically by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, is a treasure trove of historical information not otherwise available for the ancient world. Because of the circumstances of…Continue
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Amazon Warriors' Names Revealed Amid "Gibberish" on Ancient Greek VasesTranslations reveal Amazons' names such as Don't Fail and Hot Flanks hidden in ancient "nonsense" inscriptions.This Greek cup, dating from around 510 B.C., depicts an Amazon…Continue
Started by Connor Hart. Last reply by Rich Nov 30.
This is a shameless plug for books I translated into Latin. They are all on Worldlibrary in PDF format. If you want a physical book, they are available from Amazon (except Somnium).
Fabula de Beniamine Lago Beatrix…Continue
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Due to the recent struggles with MyPodcast, our own Molendinarius has moved his Latinum site to http://latinum.org.uk. This change has been reflected in our links section as well. Please check this out, it's a very useful site.
Remember, if you have something that you would like to share with the members here, please send me a message and you can be a "guest" poster.
Matthew Paul-Frank Duran
|The images are screen shots from a sample Prezi presentation I created for this blog.|
|With Prezi, students have the option of tracing
their routes, inserting pictures and including their notes.
|This red-figure water jar, from the J Paul Getty Museum
in Malibu, California, USA, and attributed to the
Kleophrades Painter, shows the Harpies snatching away
food from the blind king Phineus.
|“Swooping down . . . they seize our food” (Cobbold, 69)|
|Prezi not only allows students to travel across maps
with ease, but adds depth to the project by taking you deeper
into an image.
|Such depth takes away from clutter when all
is said and you zoom out to view the big picture!