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Meetings

Meetings are at 4.30 p.m., tea and cakes from 4 p.m.

 

Michaelmas Term 2018

25 October

Room G.21, Faculty of Classics

Professor Richard Janko      A freethinker on the mysteries: philology, philosophy and religion in the Derveni papyrus

 

15 November

Room 1.02, Faculty of Classics

Professor Jaś Elsner            The invention of Late Antiquity: between politics and religion in the forms of Late Roman art

 

29 November

Seminar Room 3, Cripps Court, Magdalene College

Professor Victoria Rimell      The intimacy of wounding in Seneca's Consolatio ad Helviam

 

Lent Term 2019 

31 January

Room G.21, Faculty of Classics

Dr Timothy Barnes              The study of Indo-European poetic language

                                           

21 February

Boys Smith Room, Fisher Building, St John's College

Professor Tim Whitmarsh     The bastards of Cynosarges and the invention of virtue      

 

14 March

Room 1.02, Faculty of Classics

Dr Maya Feile Tomes           Classical culture as collective delusion? The poetics of the new (world) in the early modern period

                                               

Easter Term 2019  

25 April

Room G.21, Faculty of Classics

Professor Ineke Sluiter         Self-Commentary: ancient attempts to stabilize the meaning of one's own texts

 

9 May  (AGM: tea from 3.45 pm)

Barbara White Room, Newnham College

Professor Nino Luraghi         Folktale and local tradition in Charon of Lampsakos

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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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