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Dr Sara Owen

Dr Sara Owen

Affiliated Lecturer in Classics

Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Fitzwilliam College

Fitzwilliam College
Cambridge
CB3 0DG

Office Phone: 01223 332064

Key Publications

Edited books

S. Owen & L. Preston (eds) Inside the Greek City: Studies in Urbanism in the Greek World from the Bronze Age to the Hellenistic Period (Oxbow, 2009)

H. Hurst & S. Owen (eds) Ancient Colonizations: analogy, similarity and difference (Duckworth, 2005)

Articles

'New light on Thracian Thasos: a reinterpretation of the 'cave of Pan'' JHS 120 (2000), 139-143.

'Of Dogs and Men: Archilochos, archaeology and the Greek settlement of Thasos' PCPS 49 (2003), 1-18.

'Archaeology, analogy and Archaic Greek colonization' in H. Hurst & S. Owen (eds) Ancient Colonizations: analogy, similarity and difference (Duckworth, 2005)

'Mortuary display and cultural contact: a cemetery at Kastri on Thasos' Oxford Journal of Archaeology 25 (2006), 257-70

'The Thracian landscape of Archaic Thasos' in S. Owen and L. Preston (eds) Inside the Greek City: Studies in Urbanism in the Greek World from the Bronze Age to the Hellenistic Period (Oxbow, 2009)

Upcoming events

Ancient Philosophy Seminar

Feb 23, 2017

1.11

The B Club

Feb 27, 2017

1.11

Mycenaean Seminar

Feb 28, 2017

Archaeology Seminar

Feb 28, 2017

Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04

Upcoming events

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Greek Play 2016 Videos now on line

Feb 07, 2017

Highlights and a full length video of the Cambridge Greek Play 2016, a double bill of Antigone and Lysistrata, are now available to view on line.

Understanding Relations Between Scripts II: Early Alphabets

Jan 05, 2017

21-22 March 2017. This conference, the second in the Understanding Relations Between Scripts series, focuses on the development of alphabetic writing systems in the later second and earlier first millennia BC.

'The Impact of the Ancient City': PhD Studentship

Dec 02, 2016

Applications are invited for a 3-year fully-funded PhD studentship in the context of the ERC Advanced Grant project, 'The Impact of the Ancient City', supervised by Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill.

New Discovery

Sep 20, 2016

Professor Jack Davis and Dr Sharon Stocker (Department of Classics, University of Cincinnati), ‘Sometimes All That Glitters Is Gold: The Tomb of the Griffin Warrior at Pylos’, 5 pm on Monday 10 October in Room LG.17, Faculty of Law, Sidgwick Site. To reserve your place please reply to pylos.lecture@classics.cam.ac.uk by Monday 3 October.

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