Ahmet’s Turkish Restaurant

10/168 Grey St, South Brisbane Qld Some of the restaurants in this busy tourist strip rely on customers they are never likely to see again, with bad consequences for their quality and pricing. But many of the folk who eat at Ahmet’s are locals who keep coming back. Some excellent dips, the pancar (beetroot) and sharply flavoured hommus, both of the thick kind you need […]

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Stephen Blackwood’s The Consolation of Boethius as Poetic Liturgy (2015)

The following has been accepted for publication and will appear in a revised form in Classical Review, published by Cambridge University Press, © Cambridge University Press. Blackwood (S.) The Consolation of Boethius as Poetic Liturgy. Pp. xxii + 338, figs. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Cased, £75, US$125. ISBN: 978-0-19-871831-4. Writing to the learned polymath Boethius on behalf of the […]

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