The Roman Society

Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies

Past Events

Events Archive

A record including programmes, photos and videos of the Society's past events and conferences is available below. You can also see events listed by type: conferences, lectures & AGMs, and exhibition/site visits
For lectures hosted jointly with the Classical Association local branches around the UK, see Classical Association Joint Lectures.

Visit the Roman Society's YouTube channel to browse videos of past lectures.




  • 10 November: Online lecture - Dr Guy Bradley: Rome and the sea: rethinking early Roman history from a Mediterranean perspective (video)
  • 10 March: Joint Event with the Hellenic Society - Animals in the Ancient World
  • 7 March: Lancaster University Regional Heritage Centre - 47th Annual Archaeology Forum
  • 28 January: M. V. Taylor Lecture - Professor Mireille Corbier: Fêter les anniversaires à Rome / Celebrating anniversaries in Rome (video)
  • 16 January: British Museum lecture & exhibition viewing, Troy – Myth and Reality



















  • 9 November: Professor Roland Mayer - Roman Ruinmindedness
  • 5 June: 2010 AGM
  • 16 March: Dr Josephone Quinn & Professor Andrew Wilson - Rome, Africa and Capitolia
  • 19 January: Professor Kathleen Coleman - A Year in the Roman Empire: The Problem of Hindsight

Special events celebrating the Society's Centenary:



  • 10 November: Professor Stephen Harrison - Some Problems in Ovid's Poetic Career


visit to Brading Roman Villa 2021

Bloomberg Tablets evening

Museum of London visit

Vindolanda site visit 2013

Beau Street Hoard Symposium - reception at the Roman Baths

Augustus, the First Emperor - 2014 conference

Cirencester Roman Wall (Bath & the Cotswolds trip 2012)

Fishbourne Roman Palace & Gardens 2014

RAC & TRAC 2014- Conference dinner at the Shehnai Ballrooms

Cotswold Archaeology Public Lecture 2013

Corinium Museum tour (Bath & Cotswolds trip 2012)

Silchester visit (RAC & TRAC 2014)

RAC & TRAC 2012 - Reception, Archaologisches Museum, Frankfurt


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