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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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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme

Jul 18, 2017

Details of how to apply for this scheme, for entry in 2018, are now available online.

Inaugural Lecure: Professor James Clackson

Jun 06, 2017

Watch again: the inaugural lecture by Professor James Clackson, Professor of Comparative Philology, " 'Dangerous Lunatics’: Cambridge and Comparative Philology".

Laurence Seminar: Monday 29 – Wednesday 31 May 2017

May 16, 2017

Details of this year’s Laurence seminar, Freedom of speech, censorship and the ancient world, are now available online.

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

Apr 21, 2017

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

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