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Festival of Ideas October 2019

With hundreds of free events over two weeks, the Cambridge Festival of Ideas is one of the most exciting and dynamic occasions in the Cambridge cultural calendar. The Festival includes debates, workshops, talks, exhibitions and performances, celebrating the arts, humanities and social sciences. Featuring researchers from the University of Cambridge, local public figures and renowned guests, the Festival has something for everyone!

Find out more about Festival of Ideas here, or see our lectures and talks below.

Looking for something a little bit different? We are also holding a children's event and curator's tour as part of festival of Ideas

 

Becoming Classical: art and the revolution in values in fifth-century B.C. Greece

What: Lecture by Professor Robin Osborne
When: Saturday 19th October , 3-4pm
Where: G19 Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA
Who: Ages 16+
Booking: Essential

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Battlegrounds: The economics of ancient warfare

What: Lunchtime talk with Dr Manuela Dal Borgo
When: Tuesday 22 October, 1:15pm - 2pm
Where: G19 Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA
Who: Ages 16+
Booking: Booking essential

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Script death in the ancient world

What: Lunchtime talk with Dr Pippa Steele and Dr Philip Boyes
When: Thursday 24 October, 1:15pm - 2pm
Where: G19 Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA
Who: Ages 16+
Booking: Booking essential

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One ancient. One modern.

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Sat: 10am-1pm (univ. term time only)
Sun: Closed

Closed on Bank Holidays

 

Monday Closure

From Monday 29 April 2019, we have begun closing on Mondays.


Saturday Opening

We are currently closed on Saturdays. Unfortunately, we are only open on Saturdays during University of Cambridge term time.

 

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