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Let's Talk About Myths, Baby! Greek & Roman Mythology Retold

Let's Talk About Myths, Baby! Greek & Roman Mythology Retold

614 Episodes By iHeartPodcasts and Liv Albert mythsbaby.com/
The most entertaining and enraging stories from mythology told casually, contemporarily, and (let's be honest) sarcastically. Greek and Roman gods did some pretty weird (and awful) things. Liv focuses on Greek and Roman mythology's (mis)treatment of women, the wild things the gods did, and the all a ...more
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When the Pythia Speaks, You Listen (Euripides’ Ion Part 4)
Finishing off the play about the crimes of gods and ... more
Jun 11 2024 42m
Women's Voices in Greek Tragedy
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Liv Reads Quintus Smyrnaeus: The Fall of Troy (Part 6)
Liv reads the rest of Book 6 and part of 7 of the Fa... more
Jun 7 2024 1h 10m
Funeral Rites After the War
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For Love or Possession, Defining Ancient Parenthood (Euripides’ Ion Part 3)
Mistaken identities, lost half divine children, and ... more
Jun 4 2024 33m
Delphic Oracle Reveals Family Secrets
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Conversations: A Man of Many Turns, Odysseus & the Odyssey w/ Joel Christensen
Liv speaks with Joel Christensen about Odysseus and ... more
May 31 2024 1h 25m
Odysseus
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Keeping the Secrets of Apollo, Euripides’ Ion (Part 2)
Mistaken identities, lost half divine children, and ... more
May 28 2024 43m
Ion's Conflicted Thoughts on Creusa
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Liv Reads Quintus Smyrnaeus: The Fall of Troy Part 5
Liv reads Book 4 and part of 5 of the Fall of Troy, ... more
May 24 2024 1h 10m
Lament for Lost Love
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Beware the Blood of a Gorgon, Euripides’ Ion (Part 1)
Back with another fascinating Euripidean woman... Mi... more
May 21 2024 37m
Family Trauma in Euripides' Work
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Liv Reads Quintus Smyrnaeus: The Fall of Troy (Part 4)
Liv reads Book 3 of the Fall of Troy, translated by ... more
May 17 2024 1h 1m
Surviving Roman-Era Sources on Trojan War
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RE-AIR: There Once Was a Battle of Frogs & Mice, the Satirical Silliness of the Batrachomyomachia
Revisiting the silliest epic of them all... We all k... more
May 14 2024 35m
Plotting Revenge Against Frogs
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Conversations: Revisiting the Cultural Memory of the Bronze Age
Revisiting three past conversations featuring mythol... more
May 10 2024 1h 33m
Hesiod's Treatment of Women
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(Mostly) Archaic Myths as Cultural Memory of the Bronze Age
Revisiting past episodes featuring myths born of the... more
May 7 2024 44m
Xenia and Treachery in Sparta
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Liv Reads Thucydides: Classical Greece's Mythical History
Liv reads a selection from Book 1, chapter 1 of Thuc... more
May 3 2024 35m
Thucydides' Perspective on Bronze Age History
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Conversations: When the Network Went Down, the Bronze Age Collapse w/ Dr Eric H Cline
Liv is joined by Eric H Cline to look at what we kno... more
Apr 30 2024 1h 33m
Ancient Texts Detail Famine Relief
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Conversations: The Evidence is in the Thigh Bone, Climate and Collapse in the Bronze Age w/ Dr Flint Dibble
Liv is joined by Flint Dibble to talk all things ani... more
Apr 26 2024 1h 36m
Food, Sacrifice, and Epic Poetry
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Not With a Bang, but a Whimper, the Collapse of the Bronze Age Mediterranean
A brief look at the causes behind the societal colla... more
Apr 23 2024 47m
Cities and Destruction in History
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Conversations: From Homer, With Love… The Evolution of Oral Storytelling w/ Dr Joel Christensen
Liv is joined by Joel Christensen to talk all things... more
Apr 19 2024 1h 25m
Zeus's Plan in the Iliad
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How History Becomes Mythology, Bronze Age Greece in the Wider Mediterranean
A brief look at the wider Mediterranean during the B... more
Apr 16 2024 46m
Excavations and Settlements at Troy
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Conversations: The Things They Found in Tombs, Bronze Age Mycenae w/ Dr Kim Shelton
Liv is joined by Dr Kim Shelton to dive deeper into ... more
Apr 12 2024 1h 17m
Mycenae and the Treasury of Atria
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Under the Shadow of Agamemnon, the Real Bronze Age Mycenae
Continuing on with the Bronze Age history of Greece,... more
Apr 9 2024 42m
Mycenae
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There Once Was a Man Named Minos, the Bronze Age Minoans of Crete
A (very brief) history of the Minoan people of Bronz... more
Apr 5 2024 46m
Incredible Cave Experience in Greece
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The Bronze Age, Mythic Origins and the Real People Behind Them
Introducing: the Bronze Age Collapse series. Today, ... more
Apr 2 2024 36m
Greek Mythology and History
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Conversations: Charybdis, a Gaping, Hungry Hole; Fear of the Montrous Woman w/ Cosi Carnegie
Liv is joined by Cosi Carnegie to talk all things ho... more
Mar 29 2024 1h 34m
Greek Myth Misogyny in Modern Literature
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High Priestess of Ur, the World’s First Author, Enheduanna
The first recorded author in all of human history wa... more
Mar 26 2024 44m
Celebrating Ancient Female Writing Legacy
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LTAMB: The Bronze Age Collapse Coming April 2
Coming soon... Let's Talk About Myths, Baby!'s next ... more
Mar 25 2024 2m
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Liv Reads Quintus Smyrnaeus: The Fall of Troy (Book 3)
Liv reads Book 3 of the Fall of Troy, translated by ... more
Mar 22 2024 1h 2m
Grieving Women Mourn Achilles
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