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Counter-Currents Radio Podcast No. 410
The Writers’ Bloc with Kathryn S. on The Ancient City

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The indubitable longtime Counter-Currents writer Kathryn S. [2] was host Nick Jeelvy‘s guest on the last episode of The Writers’ Bloc, where they discussed Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges’ The Ancient City [3], a history of the religion of the ancient world and the society it founded, and it is now available for download and online listening.

Topics discussed include:

The Ancient City
Domestic religion
Patriarchal society
Ancestral property
Immense knowledge of primary sources
Slavery as comfort
The Roman Empire
Early cities
The Bronze Age collapse
The city is not a place
Every city has a patron saint
Domestic religion
The citizen soldier
The end of the ancient system

To listen in a player, click here [4]. To download, right-click the link and click “save as.”

https://counter-currents.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/WB20220123.mp3 [4]

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