CC’s Anastasia catches up with Sonya Nevin to discuss two Panoply animations featuring Greek hoplites. Sonya talks to us about the spectacle of Greek warfare and how she and Steve K. Simons sought to bring it to life again. To learn more about Panoply’s work animating ancient warfare read Sonya’s chapter in War as Spectacle.

With grateful thanks to Steve for all his help.

Watch our interview to discover more about how Greek hoplites fought, what they wore and the rituals associated with ancient warfare.

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