Vermont Edition
1:37 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Getting To Know Our Statehouse Goddess

The Roman goddess of Agriculture, Ceres , has been weathering the winter storms for over 70 years atop Vermont’s Statehouse in Montpelier. This month she’s getting a bit of a makeover.

Christopher Star is a a classics professor at Middlebury College. He spoke with Vermont Edition about the history of the goddess.