2019 was a challenging year—deaths, health scares, creative dysfunction—but as ever, reading sus Read More
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Tristia, Book IV, 10
Who was this I you read, this trifler in tender passions?
You want to know, pos Read More
Ovid’s Amores, 1:5
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In Peter Green’s illuminating biography of Alexander the Great, Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. Read More