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Welcome to The Roman Society

Centenary Celebrations, 3rd June 2010

The Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies - The Roman Society

was founded in 1910 as the sister society to the Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies.

The Roman Society is the leading organisation in the United Kingdom for those interested in the study of Rome and the Roman Empire.

Its scope is wide, covering Roman history, archaeology, literature and art down to about A.D. 700.

It has a broadly based membership, drawn from over forty countries and from all ages and walks of life.

Dates for your Diary

  • 6 June

AGM and Colloquium - Romanisation? Provincial Cultures in the Principate

with Dominic Rathbone, Andrew Gardner, Tony Spawforth and Tessa Rajak

Senate House, London

  • 20 June

Caerwent Day School, Recent Research at Venta Silurum

  • 20 July

The Hellenic and Roman Societies present a

Greek and Roman Armour Day

Senate House, London

Tickets for this event may be reserved here.


Further information & booking forms are available on the Events pages.

The Joint Library

The Joint Library is maintained jointly with the Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies and in association with the Institute of Classical Studies.

With over 130,000 volumes, including 675 current periodical titles, it has an international reputation as one of the world's foremost Classics lending libraries.

Membership of the Roman Society allows borrowing rights of up to four volumes.

New Publications

The Towns of Roman Britain

Monographs

Just published

Britannia Monograph 27

The Towns of Roman Britain. The contribution of commercial archaeology since 1990

Edited by Michael Fulford and Neil Holbrook

 

For all orders and notes for contributors, please go to the Publications pages. 

IMAGO

Over 1500 digital images based on a selection from the Society's original slide collection held by the Library are now available to download. 

Members are also encouraged to donate their own slides and help the collection to grow.

Click here to go straight to the IMAGO site.

 

 

                                 

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