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Let's Talk About Myths, Baby! A Greek & Roman Mythology Podcast

Nov 20, 2018

Sisyphus! We all know what his punishment was, or at least that he is indeed being punished for eternity in the Underworld. But what, exactly, did he do to deserve such a thing?

A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths involve assaulting women. I'm sorry, that's just the way it is. Given it's fiction, and...


Nov 13, 2018

The Trojan War is over, but for the women of Troy, the horror is just beginning. This episode covers the fates of Hecuba, Queen of Troy, Cassandra, princess and prophetess, and Andromache, the widow of Hector. The episode is a retelling of the play by Euripides.

A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths...


Nov 6, 2018

In this Mini Myth, we start a series on the Zodiac constellations, and how the hell they got up there!

A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths involve assaulting women. I'm sorry, that's just the way it is. Given it's fiction, and typically involves gods and/or monsters, I'm not as deferential as I would...


Oct 31, 2018

Happy Halloween! In this Halloween special we delve into the god and goddess of the dead themselves, Hades and Persephone. We also get the low down on where you go when you die, and who you might encounter.

A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths involve assaulting women. I'm sorry, that's just the way it...


Oct 23, 2018

It's the end of the war as we know it. Finally, the Trojan War comes to an end. We cover Achilles and his famous heel, the Trojan horse, and what happens to the Trojans when the Greeks are finished with them.

A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths involve assaulting women. I'm sorry, that's just the way...