How The Romans Wrote
It is well known that Rome was not built in a day, and the same might be said of the development of Roman calligraphy...
How to Read a Maya Glyph
For over three centuries, the ancient Maya flourished in Mesoamerica. They built giant stone pyramids surrounded...
How to read a Maya glyph
Learn the basics for how to read ancient Maya, and learn to read the glyph for chocolate: cacao!
Hyangga was a form poetical 'country song,' distinct from contemporary Chinese songs, which were written in...
The Indo-European languages are a family of related languages that today are widely spoken in the Americas, Europe...
The Indus Script is the writing system developed by the Indus Valley Civilization and it is the earliest form of writing...
Inscription, Arch of Titus
The inscription from the Triumphal Arch of Titus, erected in the Roman Forum in c. 81 CE by Domitian to commemorate...
The Kharosthi script (also known as 'Indo-Bactrian' script) was a writing system originally developed...
An example of Korean calligraphy by one of the nation's most renowned calligraphers Han Ho (penname Han Seokbong) titled "Jeungryu...
Linear A Script
The Linear A script was the writing system used by the Minoan civilization. Examples of this script have been recovered...