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Looking Ahead

Upcoming Lectures & Conferences

Please see the Event Calendar for a full listing of lectures and events.

Sunday Series

There are no Sunday Series lectures scheduled at this time.

Previous Sunday Series Talks

Adrian Heyworth Smith Lecture | Ovid's <i>Metamorphoses</i> in Contemporary Art and Literature

The Annual Adrian Heyworth Smith Memorial Lecture for 2017. This talk will introduce and discuss contemporary reactions in art and literature to Ovid’s Metamorphoses, a mythological epic on the sub ... [Read more]

Aristotle 2400 Years On
Sunday November 6
Aristotle 2400 Years On by Emeritus Professor Bob Milns

This year, 2016, marks 2400 years since the birth in 384 BCE, in a small town in northern Greece, of the man who was to become perhaps the most famous philosopher, scholar and scientist in history. To ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: Fish and Ships: Garum production and trade in Western Hispania by Ms Susan Edmondson

Memory, History and the Double Burial of Leonidas
Sunday October 9
Memory, History and the Double Burial of Leonidas by Dr Rashna Taraporewalla

In 480 BC, Leonidas, Agiad king of the Spartans at the time of Xerxes' invasion of Greece, fell on the battlefield of Thermopylai. According to Herodotus (7.225), there ensued a Homeric struggle over ... [Read more]

Please see the Event Calendar for a full listing of lectures and events.