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Literature and History

Doug Metzger

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Literature and History
Literature and History

Literature and History

Doug Metzger

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A podcast covering Anglophone literature from ancient times to the present.

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Each new episode of Literature and History + comes with bonus content for members. This content includes bonus readings of poems and prose related to the show, vocal comedy music, and instrumental themes featured in new episodes.

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Episode 65: Seneca and the Julio-Claudians (The Life of Seneca)

Ad-free AvailableSeneca the Younger (c 1 BCE-65 CE) practiced the philosophy of stoicism over the course of several volatile, and very different imperial reigns.

126 MINMAR 31
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Episode 65: Seneca and the Julio-Claudians (The Life of Seneca)

Episode 64: Ovid's Exile (The Tristia and Epistulae ex Ponto)

Ad-free AvailableFor mysterious reasons, in 8 CE, Ovid was exiled from Rome. Ovid’s last works were composed an ocean away from Italy, on the western shore of the Black Sea.

126 MINFEB 23
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Episode 64: Ovid's Exile (The Tristia and Epistulae ex Ponto)

Episode 63: All Is in Flux (Ovid's Metamorphoses, Books 11-15)

Ad-free AvailableOvid’s Metamorphoses, Books 11-15. The vast Metamorphoses draws to a resonant conclusion as Ovid brings his great poem to Rome itself.

131 MINFEB 8
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Episode 63: All Is in Flux (Ovid's Metamorphoses, Books 11-15)

Latest Episodes

Episode 65: Seneca and the Julio-Claudians (The Life of Seneca)

Ad-free AvailableSeneca the Younger (c 1 BCE-65 CE) practiced the philosophy of stoicism over the course of several volatile, and very different imperial reigns.

126 MINMAR 31
Comments
Episode 65: Seneca and the Julio-Claudians (The Life of Seneca)

Episode 64: Ovid's Exile (The Tristia and Epistulae ex Ponto)

Ad-free AvailableFor mysterious reasons, in 8 CE, Ovid was exiled from Rome. Ovid’s last works were composed an ocean away from Italy, on the western shore of the Black Sea.

126 MINFEB 23
Comments
Episode 64: Ovid's Exile (The Tristia and Epistulae ex Ponto)

Episode 63: All Is in Flux (Ovid's Metamorphoses, Books 11-15)

Ad-free AvailableOvid’s Metamorphoses, Books 11-15. The vast Metamorphoses draws to a resonant conclusion as Ovid brings his great poem to Rome itself.

131 MINFEB 8
Comments
Episode 63: All Is in Flux (Ovid's Metamorphoses, Books 11-15)

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