Ancient Rome Refocused

Ancient Rome Refocused

Boris Johnson vs. Mary Beard

June 11, 2021

Anna Kouremenos (lecturer at Quinnipiac University) and Rob Cain discuss a debate between Boris Johnson, Mayor of London (at the time), and Mary Beard, noted Classicist, when they took on each other in a debate forum to decide what culture was better: the Romans or the Greeks? Ms. Kouremenos as a Greek Historical academic provides a courtside analysis.

Listeners are recommended to see the full debate which is offered on YouTube at:

The full debate is titled: Greece vs Rome, with Boris Johnson and Mary Beard

Anna said, "I watched it twice."