In Our Time


In Our Time

A list of all the Classics-related episodes of BBC Radio’s In Our Time.

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TopicDateStreamCategory
Herodotus23/09/2021Greek Literature
Greek and Roman Love Poetry26/04/2007Greek Literature
Sparta19/11/2009Greek History
Boudicca11/03/2010Roman History
Democracy18/10/2001Greek History
Ovid's Metamorphoses02/03/2000Roman Literature
The Hero06/05/2004Other
Horace15/11/2018Roman Literature
Sappho09/04/2015Greek Literature
Strabo's Geographica10/04/2014Greek History
The Mytilenian Debate20/06/2019Greek History
Zenobia30/05/2013Ancient History
Tacitus and the Decadence of Rome10/07/2008Roman Literature
Babylon03/06/2004Ancient History
Epicureanism07/02/2013Greek Philosophy
Seneca the Younger23/02/2017Roman Literature
Roman Slavery05/04/2018Roman History
Greek Comedy13/07/2006Greek Literature
The History of History22/01/2009Ancient History
The Cult of Mithras27/12/2012Roman History
Rhetoric28/10/2004Other
Aristotle's Politics06/11/2008Greek Philosophy
The Bronze Age Collapse16/06/2016Ancient History
Pythagoras10/12/2009Greek Philosophy
Scepticism05/07/2012Greek Philosophy
Marcus Aurelius25/02/2021Roman History
The Odyssey09/09/2004Greek Literature
Thermopylae05/02/2004Greek History
The Druids20/09/2012Ancient History
Zoroastrianism11/11/2004Other
Battle of Salamis23/03/2017Greek History
Aristotle's Poetics27/01/2011Greek Philosophy
Heraclitus08/12/2011Greek Philosophy
Oaths05/01/2006Ancient History
Cleopatra02/12/2010Roman History
The Delphic Oracle30/09/2010Greek History
Pliny's Natural History08/07/2010Roman Literature
The Philosophy of Love29/03/2001Other
Romulus and Remus24/01/2013Roman History
Battle of the Teutoburg Forest13/02/2020Roman History
Minoan Civilisation07/07/2011Ancient History
The Etruscans29/09/2011Ancient History
The Epic06/02/2003Ancient Literature
The Greek Myths13/03/2008Greek Myth
The Hippocratic Oath15/09/2011Greek History
Rome and European Civilisation20/12/2001Roman History
The Muses19/05/2016Greek Myth
Euclid's Elements28/04/2016Greek Philosophy
Pliny the Younger12/12/2013Roman History
Pericles17/09/2020Greek History
Alexander the Great01/10/2015Greek History
Josephus21/05/2015Roman History
The Aeneid21/04/2005Roman Literature
Zeno's Paradoxes22/09/2016Greek Philosophy
Agrippina the Younger31/03/2016Roman History
Stoicism03/03/2005Greek Philosophy
The Amazons11/04/2013Greek Myth
The Sassanid Empire13/12/2007Ancient History
Cynicism20/10/2005Greek Philosophy
Catullus09/01/2020Roman Literature
Roman Britain01/05/2003Roman History
Library of Alexandria12/03/2009Ancient History
The Roman Republic30/12/2004Roman History
Persepolis07/06/2018Ancient History
Fall of the Roman Empire05/04/2001Roman History
Hadrian's Wall12/07/2012Roman History
The Phoenicians06/02/2014Ancient History
Byzantium19/07/2001Ancient History
Cultural Imperialism27/06/2002Other
Thebes23/11/2017Greek History
The Celts21/02/2002Ancient History
Archimedes25/01/2007Greek History
Aristotle's Biology07/02/2019Greek Philosophy
Epic of Gilgamesh03/11/2016Ancient Literature
Spartacus06/03/2014Roman History
Aesop20/11/2014Greek Literature
The Plague of Justinian
21/01/2021Roman History
The Trojan War31/05/2012Greek Myth
Socrates27/09/2007Greek Philosophy
The Augustan Age11/06/2009Roman History
Roman Satire22/04/2010Roman Literature
Hannibal11/10/2012Roman History
Plato's Symposium02/01/2014Greek Philosophy
Nero25/04/2019Roman History
Plato's Republic29/06/2017Greek Philosophy
The Oresteia29/12/2005Greek Literature
The Destruction of Carthage12/02/2009Roman History
Cicero25/01/2018Roman History
The Iliad13/09/2018Greek Literature
Ovid30/04/2021Roman Literature
Julius Caesar02/10/2014Roman History
The Iron Age24/03/2011Ancient History
Constantine the Great05/10/2017Roman History
Thucydides29/01/2015Greek History
Tragedy02/12/1999Greek Literature
Xenophon26/05/2011Greek History
The Bacchae18/03/2021 Greek Literature