Clytemnestra or Clytemnestra (Greek: Κλυταιμνήστρα), in ancient Greek legend, was the wife of Agamemnon, king of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Mycenae or Argos. In the Oresteia by Aeschylus, she was a femme fatale who murdered her husband, Agamemnon.
'Antigone': The Ancient Greek Chorus
This film offers a brief introduction to the Ancient Greek Chorus from Edith Hall, before Polly Findlay speaks about her contemporary interpretation of the c...
On This Day: Athens Defeats Persian Army at the Battle of Marathon
On Sept. 12, 490 B.C., an outnumbered Athenian army defeated the Persians at the Battle of Marathon, repelling the Persian invasion.