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Events 2006 - 2007

13 - 15 June 2007

Conference

Encyclopaedism before the Enlightenment

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Organised by: Professor Greg Woolf and Dr Jason König

Starts at: 9:00 AM
Location: School of Classics, University of St Andrews

04 May 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Becoming un-Roman: the Demise of Imperial Civilization in Gaul"

Speaker: John Vanderspoel (Calgary)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

27 April 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Tragedy, Women and the Family in Plato’s Republic.”

Speaker: Penny Murray (Warwick)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

20 April 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

"Velut quae magno ex intervalo loci vix cernuntur": The Roman Army in the Early Republic

Speaker: Jeremy Armstrong (St Andrews)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

13 April 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Eros and Praise in early Greek Lyric”

Speaker: Richard Rawles (St Andrews)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

30 March - 01 April 2007

Conference

Science and other Knowledges in Tributary Empires

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Financed by COST

Organised by: Professor Greg Woolf

Starts at: 9:00 AM
Location: School of Classics, University of St Andrews

23 March 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

Satura sine fine: Juvenal’s imperial farrago”

Speaker: John Hamilton (Holy Cross)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

16 March 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Site specific survey: a new approach to understanding the rise and collapse of a Roman landscape”

Speaker: Andrew Poulter (Nottingham)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

09 March 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

"The Bocca della Verita`: Antique Symbolism, Medieval Misunderstanding and Modern Rediscovery"

Speaker: Fabio Barry (St Andrews)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

02 March 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Locus datus: Latin epigraphy and the Roman state"

Speaker: Greg Rowe (British Columbia)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

23 February 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Augustine, Genesis, and Controversy.”

Speaker: Karla Pollmann (St Andrews)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

16 February 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Scorched Earth: Refiguring the Landscape in post-Augustan epic”

Speaker: Jamie Macintyre (St Andrews)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

09 February 2007

Seminar, Research Seminar

“The elderly children of Greece and Rome.”

Speaker: Tim Parkin (Manchester)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

15 December 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Homer, Virgil, and the Prostitutes.”

Speaker: Helen Morales (Cambridge)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

08 December 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Epigramma Paulini. A singular pastoral world”

Speaker: Roberto Chiappiniello (Manchester)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

01 December 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Re-thinking the Reconquista: The Religious Landscape of Carthage in later antiquity.”

Speaker: Richard Miles (Cambridge)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

24 November 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

'Power and Poetics: the pseudo- Senecan Octavia.'

Speaker: Emma Buckley (St. Andrews)


Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

17 November 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

'The Fortunes of Hero of Alexandria in the Renaissance'

Speaker: Alex Marr (St. Andrews)

LOGOS centre

Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

13 November 2006

Conference

Augustine and his Readers

A one-day Postgraduate Conference to mark the biological birthday of Augustine, sponsored by the Leverhulme Trust.

Conference program (PDF, 62 KB)

Organised by: Professor Karla Pollmann, Carmen Cvetkovic, and Jochen Schultheiss

Starts at: 9:00 AM
Location: School of Classics, University of St Andrews

03 November 2006

Seminar, Special Seminar

“Self-serving sermons”

Speaker: Karl Ho¨lkeskamp (Cologne)

[Public Lecture at start of conference Praise and Blame in Roman Oratory]

Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

03 - 05 November 2006

Conference

Praise and Blame in Roman Oratory

Keynote Speakers:

  • Professor K-J. Hölkeskamp
  • Professor W. Jeffrey Tatum
  • Professor M. Jehne

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Organised by: Professor Christopher Smith

Starts at: 9:00 AM
Location: School of Classics, University of St Andrews

27 October 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Law and Divination in Aeschylus' Oresteia”

Speaker: Angus Bowie (Oxford)

Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

20 October 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Views on Roman rule and imperial institutions in Greek and Latin writing.”

Speaker: Jesper Madsen (Aarhus)

Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

13 October 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Pliny's Vesuvius letters (6.16 and 6.20)".

Speaker: Dominic Berry (Edinburgh)

Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

06 October 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Adventus Augusti: Rome and the emperor in late antiquity.”

Speaker: Gavin Kelly (Edinburgh)

Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

29 September 2006

Seminar, Research Seminar

“New light on Roman temple gardens through archaeological exploration in Pompeii.”

Speaker: Maureen Carroll (Sheffield)

Starts at: 4:15 PM
Location: Swallowgate 11, School of Classics

Events Enquiries

Conferences

classcon@st-andrews.ac.uk

Research Seminars

Please direct enquiries to

Roger Rees, 
School of Classics,
University of St Andrews,
St Andrews KY16 9AL.
Tel.:
01334-462600.
E-mail:
classicsdor@st-andrews.ac.uk

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