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Constantine the Great

"Heaven & Earth" in our City of Angels

Edward Goldman | Posted 06.15.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The ancient world of pagan gods worshipped by Greeks and Romans is so, so far away; and still is so close. Need an example? What about the architectur...

11 Common Myths From History Books

David Haviland | Posted 08.19.2012 | Books
David Haviland

Received wisdom often leaves much to be desired. Here are a few examples of the myths and follies that make up much of our popular understanding of history.

Propaganda: Art Of Gaddafi, Hussein And Kim Jong Il

BLTWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Gaddafi has posed beneath a giant gold fist in Tripoli, but he's hardly the first dictator to use art to create the illusion of victory. From Ramses I...