Notices
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Looking Ahead

There are no conferences or lectures scheduled at this time.

Past Events in 2018

November

Sunday November 18
Friends of Antiquity Christmas Party
Antiquities as Souvenirs in the First World War Sunday November 4
Antiquities as Souvenirs in the First World War by Mr James Donaldson.
Preliminary Talk: The Military Significance of Venus in the Late Republic by Catherine Smallcombe.

October

The Phoenicians from Antiquity to the Arab Spring Sunday October 7
The Phoenicians from Antiquity to the Arab Spring by Assoc. Prof. Josephine Quinn.
Preliminary Talk: Betty Fletcher Travelling Scholarship Award

September

The Strange Colours of Ancient Greece Sunday September 9
The Strange Colours of Ancient Greece by Mr Murray Kane.
Preliminary Talk: Constantius II, Julian, and the Bishops by Nicola Ernst.

August

Sunday August 12
The Archers of Classical Athens by Dr David Pritchard.
Preliminary Talk: To the Rhodian Winds: Protection Poetry for Sailing on the Ancient Sea by Nile de Jonge.

July

Magic in a Later Latin Medical Text Sunday July 1
Magic in a Later Latin Medical Text by Dr Yvette Hunt.
Preliminary Talk: Ptolemaic Naval Policy and the Maritime Aphrodite by Carlos Robinson.

June

Slipped or Pushed? The End of Roman Britain Sunday June 3
Slipped or Pushed? The End of Roman Britain by Dr Dorothy Watts.
Preliminary Talk: Annual General Meeting of Friends of Antiquity

May

Ovid: Master of Love Sunday May 6
Ovid: Master of Love by Emeritus Professor Bob Milns.
Preliminary Talk: Diodorus Siculus, Agyrium, and Octavian in Sicily by Mr Dustin McKenzie.

April

Livy's version of the Actions of Fabius the Delayer: its his-story and he is sticking to it! Sunday April 8
Livy's version of the Actions of Fabius the Delayer: its his-story and he is sticking to it! by Dr Paula Johnson.

March

Saturday March 24
2018 Ancient History Day: A Portrait Of Lesser Known Women Of The Ancient World
Development of Portrait Sculpture in Ancient Greece Sunday March 4
Development of Portrait Sculpture in Ancient Greece by Dr Amelia Brown.

February

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.