skip to content

Faculty of Classics


Thursday 30 September and Friday 1 October 2021, 4.00 to 7.15pm BST

Organiser: Dr Yannis Galanakis

Join us to commemorate the centenary of the British excavation which began at Mycenae in 1920, under the directorship of Alan Wace, and to celebrate the life and work of Alan Wace and his daughter Lisa French.

Speakers: Stephanie Aulsebrook (Warsaw), John Bennet (British School at Athens), Nicholas Blackwell (Indiana), Emily Egan (Maryland), Cristina Ichim (UCL), Alcestis Papadimitriou (Ephorate of Antiquities of the Argolid), Kim Shelton (UC Berkeley) and Dora Vasilikou (Athens Archaeological Society).

All are welcome. If you wish to attend, please register on Eventbrite.  A Zoom link will be provided in due course.

Further information and programme

Register now 

We will be happy to answer any of your questions, contact us at

Thursday, 30 September, 2021 - 16:00 to Friday, 1 October, 2021 - 19:15
Event location: 
Online via Zoom

Latest news

Language Teaching Assistant

25 July 2021

Details of how to apply for this part time teaching post are now avilable online . Deadline Monday 23rd August 2021.

Open letter on anti-racism: a response from the Faculty Board of Classics

16 July 2021

The response to the Open Letter on anti-racism, together with an action plan outlining the Faculty’s strategy, is now available online. Read here for more details

Martin Millett elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London

7 July 2021

Professor Martin Millett FBA, Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, has been elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London (2021-24). Founded in 1707, the Society of Antiquaries of London is an educational charity that promotes the understanding of the human past and...

Classics student Lylaah Bhalerao receives a Fulbright Award

5 July 2021

Classics MPhil student Lylaah Bhalerao (Murray Edwards 2017), has received an All Disciplines Fulbright Award to enable her to study at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University. Lylaah has been selected from a strong applicant pool to pursue doctoral research into how to decolonise ancient...