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Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Ancient History Magazine 18, Dec-Jan 2018-2019

Ancient History Magazine 18, Dec-Jan 2018-2019

The new Ancient History is on its ways to subscribers as we speak. In issue 19, we look at the divine twins Artemis and Apollo. Articles in the theme explore the two deities individually, and also as a pair, with a focus on the many complexities and contradictions surrounding their perception in the ancient world.

Theme: The divine twins: Artemis and Apollo

Carla Ionescu, 'Artemis and Apollo in the Greco-Roman world - Sharing the womb, sharing the world'.
Julie Ackroyd, 'Protector, provider, and force of divine vengeance - Artemis the huntress'.
Robert Garland, 'Paradox, punishment, and passion - Artemis and Apollo'.
Manon Henzen, 'Recreating ancient Greek taste - Celebrating Artemis'.
Ilana Krug, 'Predicting the future with the help of Apollo - The god of prophecy'.

Features:

Ghislaine van der Ploeg, 'Roman wine trade and consumption - One for the road'.
Carole Raddato, 'A journey along the Via Flaminia - In the footsteps of Hadrian'.
Hareth Al Bustani, 'The many lives of Nero - Antichrist or Messiah'.
Manja Aalderink, 'Gaming your way through ancient history - Assassin's Creed: Odysse'.
David Reinke, 'Ancient cinema's third wheel - Mark Antony'.
Jona Lendering, 'Meaning, context, and interpretation - The laughing legal scholar'.

Ancient History Magazine