Monthly Archives: April 2008

Michael McCurdy (P2008)

Michael McCurdy currently serves as CRM Director at TheLadders.com located in New York City where he’s responsible for email marketing communications. Prior to working for TheLadders.com, McCurdy worked in Dallas, Texas for Match.com as Director o… Continue reading

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The Portable Landmark Herodotus?

I would be interested in an audio recording of Herodotus to help me “read” while I am driving to and from work!Andre 🙂 Continue reading

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Sampath Gomatam

Sampath Gomatam has recently joined Starcite as SVP of Product Management. In this role, he will have overall responsibility for product management for all of Starcite’s products and will report into the COO of Starcite. Prior to Starcite, he was … Continue reading

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Re: Useful suggestions, distilled from “How to Read a Book” by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles Van Doren

Below are reading guidelines culled from the classic “How to Read a Book by” Mortimer Adler. This book was recommended to us by Phil Terry when we began our journey with Herodotus. Since I commute four hours a day, it has been convenient for me to… Continue reading

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Seeking Wisdom – April 2008 – audio recording

Here’s the audio recording for the third and final Seeking Wisdom call. Listen online or download the mp3 file and listen to it as a podcast on your ipod. Download SeekingWisdom-April2008-Call3.mp3 Continue reading

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The Landmark Herodotus Reviewed in the 5/15 NYRB

Fellow Readers, Our text is reviewed in the current issue of the New York Review of Books, by Peter Green, a classicist. http://www.nybooks.com/articles/21370 I found his comments about Herodotus’ unprecedented attention to culture and anthropolog… Continue reading

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A Brush With Herodotus

Team, I have to share this story with you. I was on a business trip this weekend that had me driving on the dark back roads in Maryland to get from Frederick to Dulles airport at 5am. The rental car I was driving had satellite radio so it had a lo… Continue reading

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