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ISOS Annual Lecture available on video

Description
The ISOS Annual Public Lecture 2015 given by Prof Robin Law, Emeritus Professor of African History, University of Stirling is now available to view on video.
Date:
25/02/2015

Katharina Lorenz writes about Percy Gardner

Description
Katharina Lorenz has written a blog post for the Argonauts and Emperors blog.
Date:
13/02/2015

Teaching Associate Peter Davies gives interview to the Corriere Trentino newspaper, Italy

Description
Department of Classics Teaching Associate and Secretary for the Centre for Spartan and Peloponnesian Studies, Peter Davies, gives an interview to the Corriere Trentino newspaper following a talk in Italy.
Date:
10/02/2015
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Events

Screening of Lars Von Trier's "Medea"

Date
04/03/2015
Location:
Humanities Building, Room A1
Description
The Centre for Ancient Drama and its Reception (CADRE) is screening Lars Von Trier's "Medea" this Wednesday evening, 7pm in room A! of the Humanities building.

CBET Workshop - The Fate of the Body After Death

Date
07/03/2015
Description
A series of workshops bringing together biblical and historical perspectives with contemporary and theological points. The second workshop will focus on the fate of the body after death.

Popular Culture Lecture Series: "This is Sparta!": representing ancient Greece in film and comics.

Date
25/03/2015
Location:
B13, Physics and Astronomy Building, University Park
Description
A lecture followed by Q&A session by Lynn Fotheringham & Stephen Hodkinson (Department of Classics)
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Blogs: the latest posts from classics

  • Singing the blues
    Mark Bradley hunts for the ‘missing’ colours in the ancient world The ancient Greeks and Romans probably would have wondered what the fuss is about. They would have seen a dress that looked slightly different depending on the viewer’s angle. They might have thought it peculiar as fashion – more like a costume for comedy ...
  • This INSANE post will change your life!
    Oliver Thomas goes fishing for your attention with the help of some ancient Greek authors.   I find ‘clickbait’ one of the most annoying features of the internet. When I’m minding my own procrastinatory business on Facebook, suddenly something entitled ‘This INSANE article will change your life’ pops up in my feed, aggressively colonising my attention by ...
  • A visit to Ally Pally
    Lynn Fotheringham gets to stand where Patrick Stewart played Oedipus! Elena Theodorokopoulos, a classics lecturer at the University of Birmingham, has organised two screenings of televised productions of Greek tragedy at the Library of Birmingham this fortnight - two Oedipodes (1972 with Ian Holm; 1977 with Patrick Stewart – second half only) tonight, and a 1979 Agamemnon ...

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