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Meetings

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

Unless indicated, meetings will be held in Room G.21, Faculty of Classics. 

 

Michaelmas Term 2017

19 October

Dr Ingo Gildenhard                   Cicero on virtue and friendship

 

2 November

Professor Melanie Möller          videri forma potest hominis’ (Ovid, Met. 1.404ff.): Man's formation in the shadow of Prometheus

 

16 November

Coleridge Room, Jesus College

 Dr Rupert Thompson                 The Ventris-Chadwick correspondence and                                                   the decipherment of Linear B

 

Lent Term 2018

1 February

Old Combination Room, Trinity College

 Mr Nicholas Denyer                  The prehistory of logic    

                                                 

22 February

Professor Jas’ Elsner                 The embodied object: recensions of the                                                   dead on Roman sarcophagi                

 

15 March

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

 

       

Easter Term 2018

26 April

Dr Ben Raynor                          The limits of royal control in Hellenistic Macedonia

 

17 May  (AGM)

Barbara White Room, Newnham College

 

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

 

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Applications invited for Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship Scheme 2018

Nov 16, 2017

We are keen to support high quality applications that intersect with research already being undertaken or developed in the Classics Faculty.

Archaeologists uncover rare 2,000-year-old sundial during Roman theatre excavation

Nov 08, 2017

A 2,000-year-old intact and inscribed sundial has been recovered by students of the Faculty of Classics...

'Mary Beard brings her passion for classics to Front Row' BBC Two

Oct 24, 2017

BBC Two's 'Front Row', hosted by Mary Beard: “I am very pleased to have been trusted with an episode of Front Row - and to be able to share some of the spotlight with some Greeks, Romans and other stars.” Available to watch now.

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.

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