Sports and Society in Ancient Greece and Rome

posted by .

OK. I am trying to work on a project and I need help with one or two things.

1. I have come up with an idea, but can't seem to get it to fit in the fields of sports or society in the ancient world. I wanted to do a web page on Actaeon and Artemis, but I can't seem to place it in that context. I just need to relate it to sports (Hunting with dogs maybe) and or society in Ancient Greece.

2. Maybe someone could offer some other suggestions of a project I could do. I am not limited to doing a web project. I can do drawings, paintings, games, crafts, lessons for children... I just am having a brain freeze at the moment.

  • Sports and Society in Ancient Greece and Rome -

    Here are some sites for information on those two:

    Feel free to ask for other specific things, especially if you don't find what you need.


  • Sports and Society in Ancient Greece and Rome -

    Thanks Sra

    I did check out those links and they don't give me what I need. I am very familiar with the story (It is one of my favorites). What I am trying to do is connect it with ancient Greek athletics (Wrestling, boxing, pankration, the different runs, javelin, discus, etc... or how the story relates to Ancient Greek or Roman society. I know the Romans liked to do hunting with dogs, and I am pretty sure the Greeks did too. It was like a sport, but I don't think my prof would let that one fly.

    I am looking for something that Actaeon did that would make him related to sports. Heracles is known for wrestling and the Pankration, so I could do something on him, but I really wanted to stick with Actaeon. He does have the bloodline of the gods (by his mother) and his father and all his descendants were cursed (which was probably why he died anyway)

    I am also looking for other ideas for a project. I don't think this one is going to pan out.


Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. the big idea of energy KS3

    what is the big idea of energy? To A. Einstein, it was that Energy and Mass are equivalent, and that the sum total of both, with a factor called entropy, is constant in the universe. what is the big idea of energy i need help on finding
  2. history

    How elderly people lived in ancient Rome and Greece?
  3. ancient worlds

    Does anybody know web(s) for famous landscapes in Ancient Greece?
  4. Social Studies

    How was/is the law and order kept in the society?
  5. Research

    I am doing a research paper in global history with the theme "environmental and society" I am talking about the ancient civilizations of China, India, and Greece. So far the sources i have are: "Cultural Atlas of China" by Caroline …
  6. world history ancient greece

    i need to do an outline of how to organize things for my research report on the Ancient Olympics. How cna i divide up my report?
  7. Ancient Greece

    I need help to write a thesis on Ancient Greece Architecture
  8. 5th grade

    I am doing a history project on ancient rome was wondering if anyone knows where I can Ancient Rome natural resouces and how they were used. I don't know if I'm looking it up right all I seem to find is that they planted olives. Thanks
  9. AP european history

    I'm writing a paper comparing and contrasting the government , art, and religion of ancient Greece, Rome, and the Middle ages and I have no idea how to even get started. Please help!
  10. English

    Can somebody help me? I have to write a paper about the causes of the fall of ancient Rome + bibliography. I have no idea how to start. What do I need to do first?

More Similar Questions