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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme

last modified Jul 18, 2017 01:48 PM
Details of how to apply for this scheme, for entry in 2018, are now available online.

Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 18 November 2017

last modified Sep 22, 2017 05:40 PM
Details of the 2017 Faculty of Classics Postgraduate Open Day are now available online:

Inaugural Lecure: Professor James Clackson

last modified Jun 06, 2017 08:47 AM
Watch again: the inaugural lecture by Professor James Clackson, Professor of Comparative Philology, " 'Dangerous Lunatics’: Cambridge and Comparative Philology".

Interamna Lirenas goes LIVE!

last modified Aug 23, 2017 02:41 PM
Follow the students of the Faculty of Classics as they excavate the Roman theatre at Interamna Lirenas.

Since 2010 the students of the Faculty of Classics have been actively involved in archaeological fieldwork at the Roman town of Interamna Lirenas (Central Italy).

Over the next four weeks the students will be excavating the theatre: if you would like to know what they are up to now, follow them on Twitter and Instagram!

Laurence Seminar: Monday 29 – Wednesday 31 May 2017

last modified May 16, 2017 09:50 AM
Details of this year’s Laurence seminar, Freedom of speech, censorship and the ancient world, are now available online.

Follow the link for further details:

Further details and programme

Major archaeological discovery near Orchomenos in Boeotia, central Greece

last modified Oct 16, 2017 08:35 AM
The Times newspaper reports on excavations this summer at Prosilio near Orchomenos in Boeotia, central Greece, conducted by the Ministry of Culture & Sports of Greece/Ephorate of Antiquities of Boeotia and of the British School at Athens/University of Cambridge

Understanding Relations Between Scripts II: Early Alphabets

last modified Jan 05, 2017 10:38 AM
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.

Understanding Relations Between Scripts II: Early Alphabets

21st and 22nd March 2017

Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge

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. Attendance at the conference is free of charge, but please note that places are limited and registration is therefore necessary. If you would like to book a place at the conference, please register by sending an e-mail to crews@classics.cam.ac.uk. Enquiries can also be sent to the same address.

Please visit our website for further information:

https://crewsproject.wordpress.com/urbs2/

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Faculty Archivist (part-time)

Oct 10, 2017

The Faculty wishes to recruit a part-time Archivist who will be responsible for the management and care of its archive collections

Kenyon Medal awarded to Joyce Reynolds

Sep 28, 2017

The Kenyon Medal in 2017 has been awarded to Joyce Reynolds FBA for her lifetime's contribution to the research and study of Roman epigraphy.

Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 18 November 2017

Sep 22, 2017

Details of the 2017 Faculty of Classics Postgraduate Open Day are now available online:

Major archaeological discovery near Orchomenos in Boeotia, central Greece

Sep 12, 2017

The Times newspaper reports on excavations this summer at Prosilio near Orchomenos in Boeotia, central Greece, conducted by the Ministry of Culture & Sports of Greece/Ephorate of Antiquities of Boeotia and of the British School at Athens/University of Cambridge

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