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Looking Ahead

Upcoming Lectures & Conferences

2018 Ancient History Day

Saturday, March 24

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

Sunday Series

Sunday March 4
Development of Portrait Sculpture in Ancient Greece by Dr Amelia Brown

More details about this talk will be available soon.

Previous Sunday Series Talks

Sympathy for the Devil: the Depiction of Nero on Screen
Sunday February 4
Sympathy for the Devil: the Depiction of Nero on Screen by Professor Arthur Pomeroy

The Annual Adrian Heyworth-Smith Memorial Lecture for 2018. Nero (reigned AD 54-68) is almost certainly the best known Roman emperor because of the Great Fire of Rome of AD 64 ('Nero fiddles while Ro ... [Read more]

The Lead-Up to the Trojan War
Sunday November 5
The Lead-Up to the Trojan War by Mr Con O'Brien

"It is in my mind" said Zeus "to cause the great and glorious war of Troy, that shall be famous till the end of Time." And it shall be so, as long as people listen to a well told s ... [Read more]

Rebuilding the Walls of an Ancient Royal City
Sunday October 8
Rebuilding the Walls of an Ancient Royal City by Prof. Trevor Bryce

In 2003, German archaeologists embarked on an ambitious new project – to rebuild part of the massive fortifications of the royal city Hattusa, capital of the Bronze Age Hittite empire. They did so w ... [Read more]

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