One year of silence…

I am aware that my last post is well over a year ago, and this is why: during this period of silence I was busy trying to complete a Master in Classical Archaeology at the University of Oxford. It has been a hell of a year, partly because of the academic challenges, partly because Oxford is…

Interview with Christian Giegerich (ProSieben)

I met Christian Giegerich infront of the large building complex of the German television broadcasting company ProSieben in Munich (Germany). He was casually dressed with shirt and jeans and greeted me in an even more relaxed and youthful way. I was led into the inside of the building which was, to me, like entering Wonderland. The offices were decorated…

Announcement: I n t e r v i e w

Our long-term series on the adventures of Spartacus and his fellow gladiators has come to an end. But don’t despair, the final comes with a stunner! The next article will be an interview with the German television producer, Christian Giegerich (ProSiebenSat.1) who gave me some exciting inside view on how the film industry feels about the…

Behind The Scenes – The British Museum

Since January 2015, I have been a volunteer at the Department of Greece and Rome at the British Museum in London. This has been an honour to me in many ways. For obvious reasons a volunteer placement is very competitive, scarce and utterly desirable by many Humanities students. The reasons for this are, as I…

What’s Next?

After this admittedly long Winter and Christmas break, the very first article of 2015 will start with a slightly different topic. I thought that it might be interesting to share my experiences as a volunteer at the prestigious and world wide known museum – THE BRITISH MUSEUM. After a month or so there, working  on…