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Links for the Week of 21 October

The #LatinTweetUp will be happening on 10/25 (via @AIRomanCulture).

Shelly McCormick-Lane has collected a list of scholarships for Latin students: http://teacherweb.com/TX/ClearLakeHighSchool/McCormick-Lane/links3.aspx

A new Roman catacomb has been discovered by people following a cat: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/oct/18/cat-2000-year-old-roman-catacomb?CMP=twt_gu (via @guardian)

Paul Hudson (@twostraws) has two new Latin iOS apps (links are to the App Store): Latin Pairs and Latin Scramble. Teachers can get free copies by e-mailing help@romansgohome.com.

A detailed, interactive map of the Roman Empire: http://pelagios.dme.ait.ac.at/maps/greco-roman/ (via @markhilverda)

“The Aeneid: The Animated Short:” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNVJNxkNSDs (via @etclassics)

An article about the Antikythera shipwreck: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/blog/2012/oct/02/return-antikythera-wreck-ancient-computer?cat=science&type=article (via @michaelmuseums)

Roman broken bone setting: http://romanarcheo.blogspot.com/2012/10/break-leg-fracture-treatment-in-iron.html

An analysis of the filming of the Widow of Ephesus scene in Fellini’s Satyricon: http://garydevore.wordpress.com/2012/10/09/satyricon-14-scene-viii-trimalchios-tomb-and-the-widow-of-ephesus/


Links for the week of 30 September

A new Latin dictionary: http://www.instantlatin.com (via @twostraws)

NCLG Book Grant Application: @http://www.promotelatin.org/index.php?option=com_smartformer&Itemid=79 (via @etclassics)

Fundraising for a movie about the Roman army with “authentic gear:” http://livinghistory.phalera.com/en/projects/ (via @BenKaneAuthor)

A brief discussion of Roman law: http://flavias.blogspot.co.uk/2009/06/roman-law-courts.html (via @CarolineLawrenc)

A piece on Pompeii and the recent collapses: http://romanarcheo.blogspot.fr/2012/09/and-you-thought-pompeiis-volcano-was.html (via @Nihil_Novi_Net)

“Sound and Sense in Vergil:” http://thecampvs.com/2012/09/22/sound-and-sense-in-vergil-1/ (via @http://thecampvs.com/2012/09/22/sound-and-sense-in-vergil-1/)

A thesis on Roman baths: http://historyoftheancientworld.com/2012/09/three-studies-in-roman-public-bathing-origins-growth-and-social-aspects/ (via @Nihil_Novi_Net)