Ancient Rome Refocused
Boris Johnson vs. Mary Beard
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."