I have taught Classics, History, German and French to A-Level and English to Bac. I am fascinated with the Ancient Near East, Early China and Sino-Japanese relations in the Yamato and Heian eras, political development over the Classical period, Ancient Religions and Gothic literature.
A teacher of History, Ancient and Modern, musing on topics which interest me.
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Balot 92-3 Probably in the 420s, a political writer known to modern scholars as the “Old Oligarch” translated his anti-demotic sentiments into a wide-ranging analysis of the democrats’ character defects and selfishness. His identity is uncertain, though he appears to be a native Athenian explaining, rather defensively, to foreign aristocrats why the Athenian elite has…