In this episode of Humanities Highlights, UT classics professor and assistant director of the Institute of Classical Archaeology Adam Rabinowitz talks about the lessons the classical world can teach us about our modern world. Mainly, we can't ignore our vast human experiment of learning not only how to survive as individuals but also as communities. Most of the images in the video are from Chersonesos, a site in Crimea where Dr. Rabinowitz and his students have done extensive work. See more of Dr. Rabinowitz's work at PeriodO, The Institute of Classical Archaeology, Geodia, and Hestia. … [Read more...]
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