Calendar of Events: Bloomfield
Tue, November 12, 7:00 PM
Adult School Dept of Montclair Public Library, Montclair
Athens, in the 5th century BC, was a vital democracy and cultural center. It extended its influence throughout the Mediterranean world by war, acquiring an empire. And then its empire, and its vitality, and its democracy, came crashing down. This lecture will explore similarities between ancient Athens and modern America.