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Looking Ahead
September 2017
Sunday
September 10
Mass Migration in the Early Hellenistic Age
October 2017
Sunday
October 8
Betty Fletcher Memorial Travelling Scholarship Presentation | Preliminary Talk: Rebuilding the Walls of an Ancient Royal City
November 2017
Sunday
November 5
Anatomy of Caesar's Murder

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

Sunday September 10
Mass Migration in the Early Hellenistic Age by Dr Tom Stevenson

More details about this talk will be available soon.

Previous Sunday Series Talks

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

'The Blood of Titans': Poisons and Poisoners in the Roman World

Eliminating people in the ancient world could be big business, and fascinating glimpses of the infrastructure of poisons and poisoners can be seen in many ancient texts. This talk will take us into th ... [Read more]

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

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