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Looking Ahead
June 2017
Sunday
June 4
Hobnails and Hexameters: A Quick Run Through Roman Poetry | Preliminary Talk: AGM of Friends of Antiquity

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

Hobnails and Hexameters: A Quick Run Through Roman Poetry

This talk aims to give an introduction to the richness and variety of Roman poetry, only a tiny proportion of which has come down to us, sometimes in a corrupt or incomplete form. Starting with a qui ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: AGM of Friends of Antiquity

Previous Sunday Series Talks

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

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

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