053 – Virgil’s Aeneid


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: Ever have one of those days where your lame boss demands a piece of political propaganda, and all you wanna do is write the definitive literary masterpiece of your civilization’s history?! Well, during the reign of Emperor Augustus, a man named Virgil had just such a day! Follow along with Virgil’s hero — Aeneas the Trojan — as we learn about Roman poetry, the tension between public and private interest, and the Roman meaning of life!

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