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Sunday, October 15, 2017

058 - Classical Temples

In this episode, we discuss the innovation during the 5th century BC in the realm of temple building (outside of Attica); included are the temple of Aphaia at Aegina, the Temple of Zeus at Olympia, the Temple of Hera II at Poseidonia (Paestum), the Temple of Victory at Himera, the Temple of Apollo at Syracuse, the Valley of the Temples at Akragas, the Temple of Hera at Selinus, and the unfinished temple at Segesta, and the Temple of Apollo at Bassae

Supplementary Resources (Videos, Photos, Other Podcasts)

Photo/Archaeological Plan of the Sanctuary of Aphaia at Aegina

Recommended Podcast Episodes:
***Wonders of the World - The Statue of Zeus at Olympia


  1. These are really great pictures. Are some of them yours?

    1. Hey Daisy. No, most are from Wikimedia Commons. I have a bunch of my own though.