All hail, seven pupils of Aristides the rhetorician, four walls and three benches.
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Nowadays the accolade for the most boring teachers seems to go to geography teachers. 375 more words
The historical and cultural richness of Turkey is well apparent when you visit Ephesus, the ancient Greek-turned-Roman city situated in western Turkey. Its ruins and colosseum brings you back thousand of years BC and almost makes you feel like you’re on the movie set of Helen of Troy. 74 more words
It’s been a strange old day. I logged into Facebook this morning, to see people posting that the dispatch date for our module materials had moved from 22nd August 2014 to 2nd September 2015. 212 more words
Thanatology is a modern term for the scientific study of death, first coined in the early 20th century. At around the same time, the variety of cultural responses to the universal human experience of death became a topic of great interest to sociologists and anthropologists, including Émile Durkheim, Robert Hertz and Arnold van Gennep. 2,042 more words