The Roman Society

Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies


Upcoming Events

Booking for events is not required unless specified.
Click here to see upcoming lectures hosted jointly with Classical Association.
Details of past events can be found here.
2019-20 Roman Society events programme (PDF)

Book Launch of Peter Wiseman's The House of Augustus
Tuesday 12 November 2019, 5.30pm
Room 349, Senate House

with Peter Wiseman, Mary Beard, Penny Goodman and Henry Hurst.
A wine reception will follow and copies of the book will be available to buy.
Generously sponsored by Princeton University Press

Roman Temples in Britain and Gaul - recent discoveries and interpretations
Saturday 16 November 2019, 1.30-5.30pm
BP Lecture Theatre, British Museum
with Ralph Haeussler, Andrew Birley, Mike Fulford and Tony King
Download a booking form here.

Romans in North-East England: recent research
Friday 29 November - Sunday 1 December 2019
Chancellor's Hall, Senate House

A Conference with the Royal Archaeological Institute
Download the programme and booking form here.

Visit to the Ashmolean exhibition - Last Supper in Pompeii
Saturday 7 December 2019, 11am

Join us for a lecture by Dr Paul Roberts, lunch, and a visit to the exhbition
Download the booking form here.

Joint Event with the Hellenic Society 
'Animals in the Ancient World'
Tuesday 10th March 2020, 5.30pm
Woburn Suite (G22-26), Senate House

Professor Malcolm Heath: Not all beasts are dumb: language, communication, and Aristotle's animals
Dr Emily Kneebone: Human and non-human animals: a view from the sea
Dr John Pearce: The Roman Art of Hunting

The Roman Archaeology Conference 2020
Split, Croatia, Thursday 16th April – Saturday 18th April 2020

Excursions will be scheduled for Wednesday 15th and Sunday 19th April.
More information and booking will be available on the website from autumn 2019:

Saturday 6th June 2020, 2pm
Woburn Suite (G22/26), Senate House

The AGM will be followed by a colloquium on the City of Rome

The Roman Society
Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU

Telephone: 020 7862 8727


The Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies (The Roman Society) is a registered charity in the UK.

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Company Registration Number: 114442