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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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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

Apr 21, 2017

Information on the next round of Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships is now available online.

Craven Seminar, 1-3 June 2017

Apr 04, 2017

A provisional programme for this seminar on ‘Eschatology and Apocalypse in Graeco-Roman literature’ in now online.

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.

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