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Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies


Classical Association Joint Lectures

Meetings with Local Branches of the Classical Association

 CHELTENHAM (Dean Close School)

Thursday 11 October, 2018, 7.30pm

Professor Stephen Oakley: The Style of Tacitus


HULL (Brynmor Jones Library, University of Hull, tbc)

Thursday 11 October, 2018, 7.30pm

Linda Farrar: Gardens and Gardeners of Pompeii


ROEHAMPTON (Howard Building Room 002, University of Roehampton)

Monday 29 October, 2018, 5.30pm

Tom Stevenson: The Forum Augustum: Re-shaping Collective Memory about Roman War 


LEEDS (Department of Classics, University of Leeds)

Friday 16 November, 2018, 5.30pm (tea/coffee at 5pm)

Dr Simon Corcoran: Cribbing and swotting, hazing and rioting: the student experience in the late Roman empire


EXETER (Exeter College, Exeter)

Wednesday 12 December, 2018, 5pm

Dr Kathryn Tempest: The Art of Faking it: The Letters of Marcus Brutus and Mithridates


GLASGOW (TalkLab, Glasgow University Library, Level 3, University of Glasgow)

Monday 14 January 2019, 7.30pm

Dr Maroula Perisanidi: Hunting Churchmen: Pleasure and Religious Authority in Byzantium


EDINBURGH (University of Edinburgh)

Wednesday 16 January, 2019, 6pm

Dr Harry Sidebottom: The Crisis of the Third Century


NORTH STAFFS (University Common Room, Keele Hall, University of Keele, ST5 5BG)

Tuesday 19 February 2019, 7.30pm

Professor Greg Woolf: Roman Slavery


SOUTHAMPTON (King Edward VI School)

March 2019, 7.30pm (Date to be confirmed)

Daisy Dunn: Life in the Words of Catullus, Rome’s Most Notorious Poet


GUILDFORD (Tormead School, Cranley Road, Guildford, GU1 2JD)

Wednesday 8 May 2019, at 8pm (Refreshments from 7.30pm)

Dr Llewelyn Morgan: Aeneas in Italy: both hero and villain?