Clio Ancient Art Antiquities

A Fascinating Article About the Importance of Teaching Classics, Greek, Latin, etc.

Here is a link to the article in The Guardian: Classics for the people – why we should all learn from the ancient Greeks

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Excellent New Video: Top 10 things you should know about Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture

Here’s the URL to the video on YouTube, from Oxford University Press (opens in new tab or window) – https://youtu.be/JNqeOqVmyCc

Israeli court rules that claimed “lost tomb of Jesus” described in 2007 documentary is not a fraud.

Here is the full article from Huffingtonpost.com (Opens in a new tab or window) –

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/10/lost-tomb-of-jesus-fraud_n_7557764.html

British Museum, Greek Antiquities

Defining Beauty Exhibition at the British Museum

Our modern idea of the perfect body is largely unchanged from that of the Ancient Greeks. A new exhibition at the British Museum shows how little has changed in 2,500 years.The BBC examines this exhibition here (link opens in a new tab or window) – http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20150605-is-this-the-ideal-body

Link directly to the exhibition on the British Museum website (link opens in a new tab or window) – http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/exhibitions/defining_beauty.aspx