The FORUM ROMANUM - Exploring an ancient market place http://library.thinkquest.org/11402/
The Forum Romanum, the Roman name for what we usually call the Roman Forum, was the place where the victorious legions held their triumphal marches, where the deaths of famous persons were made public, where the corpses of emperors were burned.
Hula, Hawaii's Art and Soul http://www.aloha-hawaii.com/hawaii_magazine/hula/index.shtml
The age old tradition of hula is now flourishing in Hawai'i once again. Take a look at this wonderfully written article about Hula, Hawaii's Art and Soul.