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Meetings are at 4.30 p.m., tea and cakes from 4 p.m.

Unless indicated, meetings will be held in Room G.21, Faculty of Classics. 

Michaelmas Term 2016

 3 November

 Ms Anna Judson            

 The undeciphered signs of Linear B: a new methodological approach to decipherment                                          

 24 November

 Professor Luca Castagnoli         

Does Plato cheat? Plato's use of fallacy


Lent Term 2017

2 February

Dr Robert Coates-Stephens        

Statue museums in late antique Rome                                            

16 February

Professor Jonas Grethlein                

Narratological and psychological misreadings of Homer:  the case of Penelope                  

9 March

Dr Sebastian Matzner                 

be|long|ing: rhetorics of philhellenism


16 March

Professor Stephen Halliwell      

 Justifying the world as an aesthetic phenomenon                                                                    


Easter Term 2017


27 April

Professor Barbara Graziosi      

  ‘What he said and what he did not say’: Homer in ancient and modern textual criticism                                             

18 May  (AGM)

Barbara White Room, Newnham College

Professor Irene de Jong            

 The view from the mountain (oroskopia) in Greek and Latin literature.

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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.

Mary Beard addresses Italian parliament

Nov 24, 2016

Mary Beard addresses the Italian parliament (Camera dei Deputati) on the subject of violence against women in Ancient and Modern times, Rome 22 November 2016.

Curator (Maternity Cover)

Nov 18, 2016

The Museum of Classical Archaeology is seeking to appoint a temporary Curator from February 2017. See the Jobs and Vacancies page for further information.

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