Meet the Romans with Mary Beard

May 2020

3. Behind Closed Doors

4.0 8 x
Historical series looking at the Roman empire from the bottom up. Mary Beard goes behind the closed doors of Roman homes to explore their family life.
April 2020

2. Streetlife

3.0 10 x
Historical series looking at the Roman empire from the bottom up. Professor Mary Beard discovers the crime and slum conditions in the world's first high-rise city.

1. All Roads Lead to Rome

3.0 25 x
Historical series looking at the Roman empire from the bottom up. Professor Mary Beard traces the story of several ordinary yet remarkable Roman citizens.
February 2015

Series 1 Episode 2

Expired 3.0 26 x
Historical series. Mary Beard descends into the sleazy underbelly of Ancient Rome, revealing where the average Roman went to hang out, get drunk, have sex and get clean.

Series 1 Episode 1

Expired 3.0 29 x
Prof Mary Beard goes beyond the emperors and armies as she 'meets' the everyday folk of Ancient Rome, including an eccentric baker and a purple dye seller!
January 2015

Series 1 Episode 3

Expired 3.0 22 x
Final part of the historical series. Mary Beard paints a lively portrait of Roman family life, featuring drunken housewives, teenage brides and runaway slaves!
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