Ancient Rome Refocused

A podcast on Ancient Rome and its influence on modern culture.

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Boris Johnson vs. Mary Beard

Updated 5 months ago.

Bonus material from Episode 29. Anna and Rob discuss a debate between Boris Johnson, Mayor of London [at the time], and Mary Beard, noted Classicist when they took on each other to decide what culture was better: the Romans or the Greeks?

This debate posted on Youtube is a must-see. It is rousing, funny and informative. At the end decide the better culture as the future prime minister of the UK takes on the country's most noted classicist. Here's the link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2k448JqQyj8&t=259s

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