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Plato, Charmides Dec 01, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 07:15 PM
Literature Seminar Nov 30, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
John Morgan (Swansea): “It's All there in Black and White”: Ethiopia in the Greek Novel
Mycenaean Seminar Nov 30, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.11,
Experimental archaeology: Making Linear A tablets Reading Linear A texts
Ancient History Seminar Nov 28, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room G.21,
Lucian: introduced by Hannah Willey Read On how History ought to be written.
Plato, Charmides Nov 24, 2016 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM 1.11,
Literature Seminar Nov 23, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Luigi Prada (Oxford): “When the Greeks Will Resolve to Translate our Language into Theirs”: Graeco-Egyptian Cultural Interaction through the Mirror of Ancient Translations.
Ancient History Seminar Nov 21, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room G.21,
Tacitus: introduced by Chris Whitton Read Tacitus Germania, Histories 1.3, 5.1–13; Annals 1.61–2; 4.
The B Club Nov 21, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.11,
Nakul Krishna (Cambridge): Socratic Flirting: Self-knowledge and self-exposure in the Charmides and Theaetetus
Plato, Charmides Nov 17, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 07:15 PM 1.11,
Corbett Lecture 2016 Nov 17, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
'Of prickly heroes, powerful gods, and puzzled sailors - or how much Indo-European did Homer know?' Andreas Willi (Diebold Professor of Comparative Philology, University of Oxford)
Literature Seminar Nov 16, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Rowan Williams (Cambridge): St Augustine as an African Author
Archaeology Seminar Nov 15, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Michael Lindblom (Uppsala University): Malthi revisited. The (mis)fortunes of a fortified Bronze Age settlement
Ancient History Seminar Nov 14, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room G.21,
Livy: introduced by John Patterson Read Preface, 4.20; 6.1; 8.40; 9.2–3.21.1; 39.8–18; 43.13.
The B Club Nov 14, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.11,
Raphael Woolf (KCL): Philosophy and Death in Cicero's Letters to Atticus
Plato, Charmides Nov 10, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 07:15 PM 1.11,
Literature Seminar Nov 09, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Ian Rutherford (Reading): Pindar on the Sources of the Nile
Archaeology Seminar Nov 08, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Mario Torelli (Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei): A struggle among ancestral gods: The sanctuary of Inuus near Ardea
Ancient History Seminar Nov 07, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room G.21,
Josephus: introduced by Rebecca Flemming Read Josephus Jewish Wars 1.1–16. Jewish Antiquities 1.1–3.
Plato, Charmides Nov 03, 2016 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM 1.11,
Literature Seminar Nov 02, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Andrew Feldherr (Princeton): Landscapes of Virtue: Africa in Sallust’s Jugurtha
Mycenaean Seminar Nov 02, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.11,
Ester Salgarella: De-structuring and re-structuring Linear A Torsten Meißner: The Minoan Language
Classical Reception Seminar Nov 01, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room G.21,
'Plautus' Amphitruo in Brazil and Spain: (post)modern receptions' Dr Rodrigo Tadeu Gonçalves (Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil)
Archaeology Seminar Nov 01, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
James Cahill (University of Cambridge): Classical plaster casts: The contemporary artistic context
Ancient History Seminar Oct 31, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room G.21,
Dionysius: introduced by Franco Basso Read Dionysius Roman Antiquities 1.1–8, On Thucydides and Letter to Pompeius Geminus
The B Club Oct 31, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.11,
Matthew Duncombe (Nottingham): Relative change
Plato, Charmides Oct 27, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 07:15 PM 1.11,
Strike a Pose Oct 27, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM Museum of Classical Archaeology,
Drawing workshop in the Museum of Classical Archaeology, with staff and students from Rowan
Literature Seminar Oct 26, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Daniel Selden (University of California, Santa Cruz): Kallimakhos and the Hymns to Isis at Philae
Archaeology Seminar Oct 25, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04,
Hariclia Brecoulaki (National Hellenic Research Foundation): Minding the gap: Surviving works and lost masterpieces of ancient Greek painting
Happy Families? Oct 25, 2016 from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM Museum of Classical Archaeology,
Family event run in conjunction with the Cambridge Greek Play.

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