Nero #37 – “Spare your ears”

Nero #37 – “Spare your ears”

The Stoics Thrasea and Soranus go on trial. And we run out of Tacitus. data-episode-id="1010647" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> The Complete Premium Caesar: (Protected...
Nero #37 – “Spare your ears”

Nero #36 – Two Options

When you’ve been up to no good, and you get caught out, you have two options. Nero, like Ray, is a Number 2 kind of guy. In this episode, he goes after two significant Stoics, Thrasea Paetus and Barea Soranus, with trumped up charges. And we farewell one of our fans...
Nero #37 – “Spare your ears”

Nero #35 – A Monotony Of Disaster

 A family commits suicide together to escape Nero’s prosecution, while others just get stabbed to death. But Tacitus’ explanations for Nero’s behaviour still leave us scratching our heads. data-episode-id="999434" data-theme="light" data-height="190"...
Nero #37 – “Spare your ears”

Nero #34 – A Reckless Spirit

Nero launches a series of attacks that result in the demise of certain members of the Roman elite. But why these particular people? And why now? We tease apart Tacitus to try to work out what’s really going on. data-episode-id="993422" data-theme="light"...
Nero #37 – “Spare your ears”

Nero #33 – Michael Tremblay On Stoicism (part 2)

This is the second and final part of our interview with philosopher Michael Tremblay, talking about Seneca and stoicism. Check out the Stoa Meditation app that Michael has been working on.  data-episode-id="987376" data-theme="light" data-height="190"...
Nero #37 – “Spare your ears”

Nero #32 – Michael Tremblay On Stoicism (part 1)

With the recent demise on our show of Nero’s favourite Stoic, Seneca, we wanted to go balls deep on Stoicism. To help us out, our guest Michael Tremblay, who has a PhD in philosophy, where he studied Stoic ethics and education, came on and talk to us about the...