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Cavafy's 'Figures' Loved and Idealized

(0) Comments | Posted January 22, 2014 | 3:50 PM

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"...When you set sail for Ithaca, wish for the road to be long, full of adventures, full of knowledge..."
--"Ithaca," C.P. Cavafy, 1910.

Even if you have not read Cavafy's "Ithaca" -- one of his most popular poems -- the poet's...

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Health in the Ancient Greek World

(0) Comments | Posted October 31, 2013 | 12:45 PM

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Did our ancestors worry about their diet? Did they exercise? How would an athlete treat his injuries 2,500 years ago? Why did they use opium? When did they visit spas? How did they cope with issues of public health and...

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'Princesses' of the Mediterranean in the Dawn of History

(0) Comments | Posted March 22, 2013 | 3:37 PM

The Museum of Cycladic Art (Athens, Greece) is proud to present the major archaeological exhibition 'Princesses' of the Mediterranean in the dawn of History*, curated by the MCA's Director Prof. Nicholas Stampolidis in collaboration with Dr Mimika Giannopoulou. The exhibition presents 24 examples of 'princesses' from Greece, Cyprus, Southern Italy,...

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