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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TopicDate Category
The Bronze Age Collapse2016-06-16Greek
Persepolis2018-06-07Other
Pliny the Younger2013-12-12Roman
Constantine the Great2017-10-05Roman
Oaths2006-01-05Other
The Sassanid Empire2007-12-13Other
Thermopylae2004-02-05Greek
Cultural Imperialism2002-06-27Other
Horace2018-11-15Roman
Rhetoric2004-10-28Other
Hadrian's Wall2012-07-12Roman
The Iron Age2011-03-24Other
The Muses2016-05-19Greek
Byzantium2001-07-19Other
The Aeneid2005-04-21Roman
Sparta2009-11-19Greek
Thebes2017-11-23Greek
The Greek Myths2008-03-13Greek
Thucydides2015-01-29Greek
The Hero2004-05-06Other
Babylon2004-06-03Other
Socrates2007-09-27Greek
Nero2019-04-25Roman
The History of History2009-01-22Other
Josephus2015-05-21Roman
Roman Slavery2018-04-05Roman
Seneca the Younger2017-02-23Roman
Agrippina the Younger2016-03-31Roman
The Philosophy of Love2001-03-29Other
Zenobia2013-05-30Other
Sappho2015-04-09Greek
Zeno's Paradoxes2016-09-22Greek
The Roman Republic2004-12-30Roman
Julius Caesar2014-10-02Roman
The Iliad2018-09-13Greek
Boudicca2010-03-11Roman
Scepticism2012-07-05Greek
Fall of the Roman Empire2001-04-05Roman
The Trojan War2012-05-31Greek
Democracy2001-10-18Greek
Rome and European Civilisation2001-12-20Roman
Pythagoras2009-12-10Greek
Greek Comedy2006-07-13Greek
The Hippocratic Oath2011-09-15Greek
The Odyssey2004-09-09Greek
The Epic2003-02-06Other
The Cult of Mithras2012-12-27Roman
Cleopatra2010-12-02Roman
Plato's Symposium2014-01-02Greek
The Etruscans2011-09-29Other
Pliny's Natural History2010-07-08Roman
Aesop2014-11-20Greek
Ovid's Metamorphoses2000-03-02Roman
Aristotle's Poetics2011-01-27Greek
Alexander the Great2015-10-01Greek
Greek and Roman Love Poetry2007-04-26Other
Romulus and Remus2013-01-24Roman
Minoan Civilisation2011-07-07Other
Cicero2018-01-25Roman
Zoroastrianism2004-11-11Other
Roman Satire2010-04-22Roman
Euclid's Elements2016-04-28Greek
Hannibal2012-10-11Roman
The Amazons2013-04-11Greek
Stoicism2005-03-03Other
Aristotle's Biology2019-02-07Greek
The Druids2012-09-20Roman
The Oresteia2005-12-29Greek
Strabo's Geographica2014-04-10Greek
Library of Alexandria2009-03-12Other
Heraclitus2011-12-08Greek
Epic of Gilgamesh2016-11-03Other
The Celts2002-02-21Other
Spartacus2014-03-06Roman
Tacitus and the Decadence of Rome2008-07-10Roman
Xenophon2011-05-26Greek
Tragedy1999-12-02Greek
Roman Britain2003-05-01Roman
Aristotle's Politics2008-11-06Greek
The Augustan Age2009-06-11Roman
The Phoenicians2014-02-06Other
Epicureanism2013-02-07Other
Plato's Republic2017-06-29Greek
Cynicism2005-10-20Greek
Archimedes2007-01-25Greek
The Mytilenian Debate2019-06-20Greek
The Delphic Oracle2010-09-30Greek
The Destruction of Carthage2009-02-12Roman
Battle of Salamis2017-03-23 Greek