Nero #29 – Seneca Falls

Nero #29 – Seneca Falls

Next on the chopping block is Seneca, Nero’s old tutor and adviser and leading Stoic. Historians seem to think he wasn’t directly involved in the conspiracy – but he probably knew about it. data-episode-id="964210" data-theme="light" data-height="190"...
Nero #29 – Seneca Falls

Nero #28 – Piso Falls

Nero hunts down the main conspirators. Some of them are captured, while others help execute their own colleagues without betraying their allegiance to the cause. Piso is urged to mount the rostra in the Forum and make a case to the people, but decides to take the easy...
Nero #29 – Seneca Falls

Nero #27 – A Betrayal Betrayed

The plot against Nero continues to gather momentum but is finally betrayed by a freedman, a day before shit was about to go down.  data-episode-id="955817" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> The Complete Premium Caesar: (Protected...
Nero #29 – Seneca Falls

Nero #26 – The Circus Games (take 3)

When one of the praetorian prefects joins the conspirators, they decide it’s time to act. But they can’t agree on a plan. It takes a woman to move things along. data-episode-id="949649" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> The...
Nero #29 – Seneca Falls

Nero #25 – Effeminate Vice

We’re talking about the Pisonian Conspiracy of 65. Who started it and why? Theories involve an angry poet and an angry gay man seeking revenge. data-episode-id="945062" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> The Complete Premium Caesar:...
Nero #29 – Seneca Falls

NERO #24 – The Pisonian Conspiracy

Picking up after the Great Fire of Rome in the year 64 CE, we find Nero taxing everyone heavily to pay for the rebuilding of Rome and his palace. This, as well as the rumours that he started the fire, leads to the Pisonian Conspiracy. data-episode-id="942659"...