[Image: Roman Temple]
[Image: The Colosseum]

Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies

Location:

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?