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Ancient World Podcast is about the deep Treasures of the Past, with the Greek Tradition, the Biblical Stories, the Roman Empire and the Great Rebirth of the Florentine Renaissance. Subscription Podcast is here: patreon.com/ancientworld ( https://patreon.com/ancientworld ) - welcome!

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Ancient World Podcast is about the deep Treasures of the Past, with the Greek Tradition, the Biblical Stories, the Roman Empire and the Great Rebirth of the Florentine Renaissance. Subscription Podcast is here: patreon.com/ancientworld ( https://patreon.com/ancientworld ) - welcome!

    The Greek and Roman Epics, and the Personal Journey. w/Sean Eckmann!

    The Greek and Roman Epics, and the Personal Journey. w/Sean Eckmann!

    A new conversation with Sean Eckmann from Mythos & Logos, where we're looking at the role of emotion, passion, and intervention of the metaphorical Gods in the Ancient Epics of the Iliad, Odyssey and Virgil's Aeneid.
    Sean's youtube channel is here: mythosandlogos.net - and the first of his three videos on these great epics is coming out in a few weeks.
    Enjoy!

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    • 51 min
    Episode 10 - The Escape, and Seeing the Stars

    Episode 10 - The Escape, and Seeing the Stars

    The Pilgrim and Virgil run over to Lucifer, and start climbing down his giant body. At the midpoint the whole world flips upside-down, and after climbing up a small tunnel, they come out - and once again can see the stars.
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    • 9 min
    Episode 9 - The Deepest Pit

    Episode 9 - The Deepest Pit

    The Pilgrim and Virgil start walking on the Lake of Ice, and deeper into the darkness. They meet Ugolino and Ruggieri, and then later in the distance - something looking like a giant windmill. Then they see that it's Lucifer, with his enormous wings.
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    • 10 min
    Episode 8 - The Ten Ditches

    Episode 8 - The Ten Ditches

    The Pilgrim and Virgil move on through the ten ditches of Fraud, and learn some important lessons about lies, and about Intellectual Hubris. Then they come to the Well with the Giants.
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    • 11 min
    Episode 7 - The Lower Inferno

    Episode 7 - The Lower Inferno

    Virgil explains the overall structure of the Inferno to the Pilgrim, and the three deepest circles. Then they walk through the seventh circle, and meet the monster Geryon, flying them down into the Abyss.
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    • 11 min
    Episode 6 - The City of the Underworld

    Episode 6 - The City of the Underworld

    Virgil tries to open up the Gates to the Underworld, but the demons slam the door in his face. Then comes the Help, walking across the River Styx.
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    • 9 min

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