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Audio LATIN SCANSION: HENDECASYLLABLES

This podcast introduces you to Hendecasyllables, the metre used by Catullus in many of his finest poems. We discuss how the lines are put together...

Latin, Scansion, Latin Verse Metre, Catullus view
Audio Introduction 3 The Gracchi.

Introduction 3 The Gracchi. Text from Kershaw, S., A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, London: Robinson, 2010, 262-264.

Ancient history, Rome, Latin, Politics view
Audio Julius Caesar: The Die is Cast

Julius Caesar: The Die is Cast. Text from Kershaw, S., A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, London: Robinson, 2010, 276-279.

Rome, Latin view
Audio Introduction 1 Roman History Outline

Introduction 1 Roman History Outline. Text from Kershaw, S., A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, London: Robinson, 2010, 256-7.

Ancient history, Rome, Latin, Politics view
Audio Introduction 6 Crassus, Pompey and Caesar

Introduction 6 Crassus, Pompey and Caesar. Text from Kershaw, S., A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, London: Robinson, 2010, 270-272.

Ancient history, Rome, Latin, Politics view
Audio Introduction 4 Marius and the Social War

Introduction 4 Marius and the Social War. Text from Kershaw, S., A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, London: Robinson, 2010, 264-7

Ancient history, Rome, Latin, Politics view
Audio Civil Wars, Dictatorship and the ‘Egyptian Woman’

Civil Wars, Dictatorship and the ‘Egyptian Woman’. Text from Kershaw, S., A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, London: Robinson, 2010, 279-281...

Rome, Latin view
Audio LATIN SCANSION: THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT

This podcast introduces you to the basic rules behind the scansion of Latin poetry: long and short syllables, plus elision. We discuss syllables...

Latin, Scansion, Latin Verse Metre view
Audio Introduction 2 SPQR

Introduction 2 SPQR. Text from Kershaw, S., A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, London: Robinson, 2010, 257-261.

Ancient history, Rome, Latin, Politics view
Audio Caesar's Invasions of Britain

Caesar's Invasions of Britain. Written and voiced by Steve Kershaw.

Rome, Latin, British history view
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