Back From Rome
February 06, 2010
First, I'm back. And back from Rome, at that. I'm not sure that modern Romans actually appreciate the antiquity amidst which they live, an antiquity that goes back eight centuries before the birth of Christianity. Which means that the Etruscans, the Greeks, and the Jews were there before, well before the Romans.
Years of Iron
August 20, 1990
Ovid's Poetry of Exile Translated by David R.