A day in the life of an ancient Athenian - Robert Garland
- 2,665,411 Views
- 21,926 Questions Answered
- TEDEd Animation
In what ways is the Athenian political system similar to the modern-day campaign trail? Read about a young statesman named Alcibiades, an Athenian billionaire who tried to achieve political prestige.
Are Athenian politicians similar to the ones we have today? Find out in this piece: More than 2,000 Years Ago Sophocles Wrote About a Leader Who Contravenes Social Norms.
Don’t forget to check out this TED-Ed lesson, which also delves into the details of Athenian democracy.
Create and share a new lesson based on this one.