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Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies


Classical Association Joint Lectures

Meetings with Local Branches of the Classical Association

Monday 10 October, 2016, 5.30pm

Leeds (Department of Classics, University of Leeds)

Professor Costas Panayotakis

Roman drama in the gutter: the case of the so-called Atellane comedy

Tuesday 18 October, 2016, 7.30

Keele (SCR, Keele Hall, Keele University)

Peter Brown

Menander, Plautus and Terence: the Origins of the European Comic Tradition

Tuesday 18 October, 2016, 5.30pm

Nottingham (Department of Classics)

Professor David Langslow

The business of making a Latin medical translation, and the business of making an edition of it

Wednesday 2 November, 2016, 6pm

Edinburgh (Meadows Lecture Theatre)

Professor Eleanor Dickey

Language Learning in Antiquity

Thursday 12 January, 2017, 7.30pm

Hull (University of Hull)

Professor Helen Lovatt

The Argonauts: myth and reception

Wednesday 25 January, 2017, at 5.30pm

Leeds (Department of Classics, University of Leeds)

Dr Fiona Hobden

Fact or Fiction? Pompeii in 21st c. television documentaries

Wednesday 15 February 2017

Manchester, (Room TBC, Business School, Manchester Metropolitan University)

Dr Claire Holleran

Earning a Living: Work and Labour in Ancient Rome

Monday 20 February, 2017

Roehampton (email ca.swlondon(at)gmail.com for confirmation of time and place)

Dr Julian Hillner

Late Roman Empresses

Wednesday 29 March, 2017, at 5pm

Exeter (University of Exeter)

Professor Alison Sharrock

Gender and transformation in Ovid's Metamorphoses: 'optimistic' and 'pessimistic' readings


Monday 3 April, 2017, at 7.30pm

Glasgow (University of Glasgow)

Annalisa Marzano

Large-scale fishing in the Roman world and the economy

Monday 3 April, 2017

Cardiff (University of Cardiff, Main Building 1.122)

Sandra Bingham

Thinking and Re-Thinking the Praetorian Guard

Tuesday 2 May, 2017, at 7.30pm

Southampton (King Edward VI School)

Sally Grainger

Roman Food: An international Mediterranean Cuisine

Thursday 4 May, 2017, at 7.30pm

Cheltenham (Dean Close School)

Dr Katharina Lorenz

Pompeii. Art and Culture in a Roman town