21H.405J | Spring 2005 | Undergraduate

The Ancient City

Related Resources

Web Resources

The Ancient City of Athens

Very useful site created by Kevin T. Glowacki of Indiana University mainly as a photographic archive, but including much useful commentary as well.

Athenian Agora Excavations

Web-site of the American School of Classical Studies in Athens, who have been responsible for excavating the Agora for many decades now.

The Corinth Computer Project

A computerized architectural and topographical survey of the Roman colony of Corinth by a team at UPenn. Includes many useful links.

Lacus Curtius

More ancient sources in translation; useful collections of photos of Latin inscriptions and theatres inter alia; a few old secondary works on ancient Rome.

Museum of Reconstructions

So far offers a full exhibit on the Propylaea and the first phases of a project on the Temple of Athena Nike.

Ostia - Harbour City of Ancient Rome

A truly excellent site created by a team of professional archaeologists. Includes Photos, plans, reconstructions, texts and inscriptions, as well as much interpretive material to help orient yourself to the site.

The Perseus Digital Library

A wealth of information relevant to our subject: Ancient texts and translations, extensive photo archives of an impressive range of sites, and plenty of secondary material. Get to know this site as soon as possible.

The Pompeii Forum Project

An ongoing National Endowment for the Humanities and University of Virginia project. The site so far provides photographs and plans of the forum at Pompeii, focusing in particular on the buildings running down the east side.

The Stoa Consortium

‘A Consortium for Electronic Publication in the Humanities’, with links to many projects of interest, e.g. Pompeian Households.

The Theatre at the Asklepieion at Epidaurus

Photo gallery and 3-D model of this most famous Greek theatre, accompanied by a basic historical commentary.