Monday, June 04, 2012

Living History in Rome day by day

Living in Rome has proved to be an exciting adventure over the past 20 years, more interesting than I could have imagined.  (And way more interesting than what appears on reality TV- House Hunters- however entertaining that was). Now, as the summer season is upon us- with several overlapping programs and a slew of documentaries to film- I can't help but reflect on the many ways I get to live history daily in Rome.

Latin dead? Not when I can host a Latin tweet up #LTNL  every couple of weeks with colleagues and anyone interested in speaking Latine.  (In less than a month, students will attend our upcoming summer Latin program, coming from schools big and small, from Stanford to Steubenville. Our guru is Nancy Llewellyn of SALVI: