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Literature Seminar

‘The Materials of Greek Literature’

Seminars will be at 17:15 to 18:45 on Wednesdays in room 1.04. All are welcome.


10 October  

Richard Hunter (Cambridge)

A Little (Merkel)Bach and Some Stones


17 October

Naomi Weiss (Harvard)

This and That: Seeing Theater in Fifth-Century Athens


24 October

Patrick James (Cambridge)

Horae astronomicae: Codex Climaci Rescriptus and the lost Greek between the lines and right under your nose


31 October 31

Lucia Prauscello (Cambridge)

Sappho’s book of Epithalamia and P. Oxy. 2294: a new proposal


7 November

Martin Revermann (Toronto)

Translating the Fragmentary


14 November

Miguel Herrero (Madrid)

Isyllus and the Poetics of City-saving


21 November

Giambattista D’Alessio (Naples)

On the Text of the "Newest" Sappho


28 November

Daniela Colomo (Oxford)

A New Ptolemaic Anthology on Papyrus: P.Lips. inv. 1105

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Gildersleeve Prize 2017

Oct 11, 2018

The Faculty is delighted to report that the Gildersleeve Prize in 2017 has been presented to Dr Max Leventhal.

Second CREWS Conference: Call for Papers

Jun 27, 2018

We are pleased to announce the second CREWS conference, to take place Thursday 14th – Saturday 16th of March 2019. ‘Exploring the Social and Cultural Contexts of Historic Writing Systems’ aims to look at writing systems’ place in society and culture.

The Cambridge Philological Society Prize 2019 and 2020

Jun 27, 2018

The Cambridge Philological Society is pleased to announce the establishment of a prize for the best submitted article by a graduate student or early-career researcher.

Research Associate (Assistant Editor, Oxford History of the Archaic Greek World)

Jun 22, 2018

Details of how to apply for this one year fixed term post are now available online, Closing date 23 July 2018.

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