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Events 2008 - 2009

16 May 2009

Conference

Pliny the Younger in Late Antiquity

One day conference: Further information>>>

Organised by: Dr Roger Rees (School of Classics, University of St Andrews) and Professor Bruce Gibson (University of Liverpool)

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

09 May 2009

Workshop

Plato’s Timaeus and its legacy

Further information>>>

Organised by: Dr Alex Long (School of Classics, University of St Andrews)

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

08 May 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Homer, Virgil and the Temple of Apollo at Pompeii.”

Speaker: Peter Heslin (Durham)

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

01 May 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“'Believing', 'doing' and 'dwelling': yet more approaches to Greek religion.”

Speaker: Ralph Anderson (St Andrews)

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

25 April 2009

Workshop

Erfurt-St Andrews Joint Workshop on Religious Individualization

Programme (PDF, 66 KB) 

Organised by: Professor Greg Woolf (School of Classics, University of St Andrews)

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

24 April 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Argument and Anecdote in Cicero's De Divinatione

Speaker: Celia Schultz (Yale)

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

23 April 2009

Seminar, Postgraduate Seminar

The Romans and Ritual Murder

Speaker: Celia Schultz

Starts at: 1:05 PM
Location: School of Classics

17 April 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

‘New Readings in Pliny’s Letters.’

Speaker: Ruth Morello (Manchester)

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

17 - 19 April 2009

Conference

Double Vision: Literary Responses to Roman Power in the 2nd and 3rd centuries

Further information>>>

Organised by: Dr Roger Rees (School of Classics at St Andrews) and Dr Jesper Madsen (School of History at the University of Southern Denmark, Odense)

Starts at: 9:00 AM
Location: University of Southern Denmark, Odense

27 March 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“City and Country in the Electra Plays.”

Speaker: Hanna Roisman (Colby University)

AND:

Yossi Roisman (Colby University): “The Dynamics of the Opis Mutiny: Alexander and his Army.”

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

20 March 2009 - 23 February 2012

Seminar, Research Seminar

“At Home in Persepolis: occupying an archaeological site.”

Speaker: Lindsay Allen (KCL)

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

13 March 2009 - 23 February 2012

Seminar, Research Seminar

“The Weaving of Writing: The Performance of Orthography in Archaic Greece.”

Speaker: Roger Woodward (SUNY Buffalo)

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

12 March 2009

Seminar, Postgraduate Seminar

Architecture

Speaker: Mark Wilson Jones

Starts at: 1:05 PM
Location: School of Classics

06 March 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Translating Sophocles”

Speaker: Douglas Dunn (St Andrews) and Oliver Taplin (Oxford)

(joint event with Poetry Forum)

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

27 February 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“The Making of the Middle Sea: Towards a Prehistory of the Mediterranean.”

Speaker: Cyprian Broodbank (UCL)

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

26 February 2009

Seminar, Postgraduate Seminar

Oedipus, Aristotle, and Athens

Speaker: Emerson Stevens

Starts at: 1:05 PM
Location: School of Classics

20 February 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Mobility and Migration in the ancient world: the case of Nikosthenes.”

Speaker: Vedia Izzet (Southampton)

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

19 February 2009

Seminar, Postgraduate Seminar

Isis abroad

Speaker: Julietta Steinhauer

Starts at: 1:05 PM
Location: School of Classics

13 February 2009

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Striking history: the emperor’s new coins”

Speaker: Gunnar Seelentag (Cologne)

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

12 February 2009

Seminar, Postgraduate Seminar

How affirmation and demand shaped the representation of the Roman Princeps

Speaker: Gunnar Seelentag

Starts at: 1:05 PM
Location: School of Classics

19 December 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

 ‘New Readings in Pliny’s Letters.’

Speaker: Ruth Morello (Manchester)

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

12 December 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

‘Gladiator graffiti from Pompeii.’

Speaker: Renata Garraffoni (Universidade Federal do Parana┬┤, Brazil)

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

05 December 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Cicero's contribution to the rhetoric of speeches in historiography.”

Speaker: Matthew Fox (Glasgow)

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

28 November 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Aristotle on begging the question.”

Speaker: Luca Castagnoli (Durham)

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

21 November 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Memories of Conquest: Alexander the Great and Colonial India”

Speaker: Phiroze Vasunia (Reading)

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

07 November 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Time, Erotics, and Narrativity in Ovid's Amores

Speaker: Laura Jansen (St Andrews)

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

31 October 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Contingency and Ethics in the Exempla of Valerius Maximus.”

Speaker: Rebecca Langlands (Exeter)

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

24 October 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“'How the Gauls broke the frame: Attalid statues on the Acropolis.”

Speaker: Robin Osborne (Cambridge)

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

17 October 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Socrates and the Jews. Moses Mendelssohn. Kant and the reception of Socrates in the long C19th.”

Speaker: Miriam Leonard (UCL)

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

10 October 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Gloves off: "religion", "belief" and discourse -- a polemic on deprecating Cicero's De Diuinatione.”

Speaker: Jason Davies (UCL)

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

03 October 2008

Seminar, Research Seminar

“Pausanias on Myth and Topgraphy at the Isthmus.”

Speaker: Elisabeth Gebhard (Edinburgh)

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

09 - 11 September 2008

Conference

Ancient Libraries

Further information>>>

Organised by: Dr Jason Konig, Dr Katerina Oikonomopoulou and Prof. Greg Woolf

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

06 September 2008

Workshop

Plato in the Stoa

Further information>>>

Organised by: Dr Alex Long

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

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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:
rdr1@st-andrews.ac.uk

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