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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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