Video: Mark Usher on the Cynics

Figs in Winter
2 min readMay 13, 2024

Meet the Greco-Romans, episode 6

Mark Usher

Welcome to the sixth of an occasional series of video chats with authors and translators who have written about the philosophy, culture, and history of the Greco-Roman tradition.

In this episode I talk to Mark Usher, the Lyman-Roberts Professor of Classical Languages and Literature at the University of Vermont. Mark specializes…