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ancientblogger's podcast

Hi there, this is the podcast page of @ancientblogger. If you love bizarre ancient history facts, unusual topics and low production values then this is just for you. 

Find my articles and vlogs at my website ancientblogger.com or come say hi on twitter.

Apr 14, 2018

A weekly recap of some pointers from Troy, Fall of a City. In the final epsiode I go over what happened during the sack of Troy, why the wooden horse makes sense and how not to exit a wooden horse if you ever find yourself in one.

Feel free to find me on twitter (@ancientblogger)

Music by Brakhage (Le Vrai Instrumental)


Apr 4, 2018

A weekly recap of some pointers from Troy, Fall of a City. In the seventh epsiode I unwrap the dialogue between Priam and Achilles, what the chariots did and wonder where the talking horse got to.

Feel free to find me on twitter (@ancientblogger)

Music by Brakhage (Le Vrai Instrumental)


Mar 27, 2018

A weekly recap of some pointers from Troy, Fall of a City. In the sixth epsiode I consider whether we can date Patroclus' death, why Penthesilea would have terrified Hitler had she been on the moon and the big showdown between Achilles and Hector.

Feel free to find me on twitter (@ancientblogger)

Music by Brakhage (Le...


Mar 20, 2018

A weekly recap of some pointers from Troy, Fall of a City. In the fifth epsiode I examine the themes of infanticide, jumping off cliffs with Aphrodite and negotiating with Achilles. For obvious reasons Mean Girls gets a mention too.

Feel free to find me on twitter (@ancientblogger) as I’ll be following each episode...


Mar 13, 2018

A weekly recap of some pointers from Troy, Fall of a City. In the fourth epsiode I consider a couple of interesting details from Homer's depiction of the duel between Paris and Menelaus, how to annoy Myrmidons and that kiss. I also possibly annoy you with a question.

Feel free to find me on twitter (@ancientblogger) as...