Ancient World Magazine Podcast
By Ancient World Magazine
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Ancient World Magazine consists of a group of ancient historians and archaeologists who are passionate about the past. Our mission is to share engaging and well-researched information about the ancient world with our readers.
||CleanHistory of Carthage, part 1||This is the first instalment of a series that deals with the history of Carthage. Joshua Hall talks with Josho Brouwers about Phoenicia, the Phoenicians (whoever they might be), and colonization in the Mediterranean during the Late Bronze Age and...||11/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVirgil's Aeneid||We've been writing a lot about the Trojan War on Ancient World Magazine and also devoted an earlier episode of the podcast to chat about the 2004-movie Troy. Virgil's Aeneid is a useful topic of discussion, since it connects the world of Greek...||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanModern approaches to ancient Egypt||Ancient Egypt is often seen as a monolithic entity, something that sprang into being around 3000 BC and then remained virtually unchanged for several millennia. In the popular imagination, Egypt is the land of gold masks and pyramids. And surely, we...||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe movie Troy (2004)||In this third episode, we discuss the Brad Pitt vehicle Troy, a 2004-movie directed by Wolfgang Petersen. The movie doesn't focus exclusively on the Homeric epics, but draws from the entire Epic Cycle, covering the whole of the Trojan War, from its...||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe ancient Greek hoplite||For this second episode, we decided to remain close to home. Since we've all been involved in research concerning ancient Greek warfare, it was natural to get together and talk about that most popular of ancient warriors: the ancient Greek hoplite....||12/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy do we study the ancient world?||In this first episode of the Ancient World Magazine podcast, we talk about why one would study the ancient world. We also discuss the merits of studying ancient history, archaeology, or classics. For this first instalment, archaeologist Josho Brouwers..||11/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|