The Roman History Reading Group

The Roman History Reading Group meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month except August in our chat room (now at Skype IM, no video) from 9:30 to 11:00 p.m. US ET (UTC/GMT -04). This means that in Asia and Australia/Pacific it's daytime.  Here is a world time clock to help you.

Chat List for 2015

January 7 & 21, February 3 The Reach of Rome: A Journey Through the Lands of the Ancient Empire, Following a Coin
by Alberto Angela
also as eBook
March 18 Curses and Smoke: A Novel of Pompeii iconby Vicky Alvear Shecter / author chat
also as eBook
April 1 & 15 Letters from a Stoic (Penguin Classics) iconby Lucius Annaeus Seneca / Online
also as eBook
May 6 & 20 Cleopatra by H. Rider Haggard (free on Gutenberg and Kindle)
June 3 & 17 Dying Every Day: Seneca at the Court of Nero iconby James Romm / author chat on June 17
also as eBook
July 1 & 15
note switch
Corpus Conundrum: A Third Case from the Notebook of Pliny The Younger by Albert Bell / author chat on July 15
also as eBook icon
August Recess
September 2, 16 & 30 Taken at the Flood: The Roman Conquest of Greece by Robin Waterfield
also as eBook
October 7 & 21
note switch
The Secret History: A Novel of Empress Theodora by Stephanie Thornton / author chat October 21
also as eBook
November 4 & 18 Barbarians: An Alternative Roman History by Terry Jones & Alan Ereira
To be read with care, but fun!
also as eBook
December 2 The Marathon Conspiracy iconby Gary Corby / author chat
also as eBook
December 16 Last Seen in Massilia iconby Steven Saylor
also as eBook

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