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Did Language Matter?  Local vs. Imperial Languages in Classical Antiquity

Prof Geoff Horrocks explores attitudes to language and identity.
When Oct 24, 2015
from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Where Room G19, Museum of Classical Archaeology
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Contact Phone (01223) 330402
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How did ancient peoples under pressure to assimilate react when their languages were threatened by the spread of Greek and Latin? This talk with Prof Geoff Horrocks explores how attitudes to language and identity - both personal and national - have shifted over two and a half millennia.

For adults. Booking necessary.

This event is part of the University of Cambridge's Festival of Ideas.

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**Please note that bookings for all Festival of Ideas events open at 10am on Monday 21st September.**

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