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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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Vacancy - Research Associate, ‘Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems’ Project (CREWS)

Oct 20, 2016

Applications are sought for a Research Associate who will be a member of the ‘Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems’ (CREWS) project, led by the Principal Investigator Dr Philippa Steele.

How to write a Greek Dictionary

Oct 06, 2016

Watch the film about the Faculty's Greek Lexicon Project, working towards a a new dictionary of Ancient Greek.

New Discovery

Sep 20, 2016

Professor Jack Davis and Dr Sharon Stocker (Department of Classics, University of Cincinnati), ‘Sometimes All That Glitters Is Gold: The Tomb of the Griffin Warrior at Pylos’, 5 pm on Monday 10 October in Room LG.17, Faculty of Law, Sidgwick Site. To reserve your place please reply to by Monday 3 October.

Temporary University Lectureships in Classics (Ancient History)

Aug 31, 2016

Applications are welcome for two temporary lectureships in Classics (Ancient History) from 01 January 2017. Please see the Jobs & Vacancies page for further information.

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