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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Sophocles - Antigone

Tradition states that Sophocles perished on January 30, 405 B.C.  

We have previously discussed the life and legacy of Sophocles elsewhere.  We have also discussed the Thebes tragedies.   56 more words

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Euripides - The Bacchae

Born in approximately 480 BC, the Athenian tragedian Euripides from who approximately 18-19 extant plays of his approximately 92-95 dramas have survived.  He along with Aeschylus and Sophocles are most of what we know of ancient Greek drama.  253 more words

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Color Your World 2018: 120 Days of Crayola - Yellow Orange

Yellow Orange Glow

Statue of the God Amun and his wife the Goddess Mut in the Temple at Luxor, Egypt. Amun and Mut were two gods in the Theban Triad, a cult of the Royal Ka, to whom the temple was dedicated.  147 more words

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