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Looking Ahead
November 2017
Sunday
November 5
The Lead-Up to the Trojan War

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

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]

Previous Sunday Series Talks

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]

Mass Migration from Europe to the Near East in the Early Hellenistic Age
Sunday September 10
Mass Migration from Europe to the Near East in the Early Hellenistic Age by Associate Professor Tom Stevenson

In his presentation, Associate Professor Stevenson, will describe the heavy migration from Europe (Greece, Macedonia, and Gaul) into the Near East which took place in the wake of Alexander the Great's ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: The Rhetoric of Geography: Cicero's Sicily in the Verrine Orations by Mr Dustin McKenzie

Emperors and the Arena
Sunday August 13
Emperors and the Arena by Dr Shushma Malik

With Gladiators having recently arrived at the Queensland State Museum, Dr Malik's talk will examine the history of the games in Rome. In particular, she will focus on emperors' struggle to decide wha ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: Betty Fletcher: Lover of Wisdom, Lover of Beauty, Lover of Humanity by Dr Janette McWilliam, Mr James Donaldson and Jaime Cubit

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