Notices
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Looking Ahead
May 2017
Sunday
May 7
Half an Ounce of Gold: Precious Metal Jewellery in the R D Milns Antiquities Museum | Preliminary Talk: Murder in Athens: Law of Homicide in the Democratic Polis

Upcoming Lectures & Conferences

There are no conferences or lectures scheduled at this time.

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

Sunday Series

This talk will examine five ancient earrings from the RD Milns Antiquities Museum collection, discussing the way they were created and worn, and presenting similar artefacts from archaeological sites, ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: Murder in Athens: Law of Homicide in the Democratic Polis by Charles Pry

Previous Sunday Series Talks

Before Gallipoli: Classical Archaeology and Geography of Gallipoli and the Dardanelles
Sunday April 2
Before Gallipoli: Classical Archaeology and Geography of Gallipoli and the Dardanelles by Dr Jessie Birkett-Rees (Monash University)

Dr Birkett-Rees is Lecturer in the Centre for Ancient Cultures at Monash University, Melbourne. She is an archaeologist of the ancient Near East and a specialist in cultural landscape analyses. Her fi ... [Read more]

Headless in Corinth: Portrait Statues of Imperial Officials in Late Roman Greece

Over the course of the past century of excavations, substantial parts of eight Late Roman official portrait bodies have been uncovered in Corinth. Although all have been briefly summarized and assigne ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: Gods on the Comic Stage: Aristophanes' Birds by Rachel Dowe

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]

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