The Suit: Uniform of the Modern Man
The Statue of Tyrannicide
Hokusai: The Great Wave
The Invention of Eye Glasses
The Camelia, the Flower of Emancipation
Making HistoryOstraca: A Piece of Clay Means Exile
Ostracism is still commonly used in our contemporary political vocabulary to designate exclusion and has its origins in Ancient Greece. Paulin Ismard, a specialist in the political anthropology of ancient Greece, traces the genealogy of a ritual that founded Athenian democracy.