The Roman Society

Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies

AGM & Nero colloquium

AGM & Colloquium

Saturday 2 June, 2018
Woburn Suite (G22/26), Senate House

2pm: AGM

Nero: art, politics, culture

YouTube playlist:

2.30 Professor Dominic Rathbone: Nero: naughty but nice?

3.00 Professor Eugenio La Rocca: The parietal mosaic with the apotheosis of a poet from the Mouseion on the Oppian hill

3.45: Tea

4.15 Dr Carrie Vout: Nero and the art of dissolution

4.45 Professor Matthew Leigh: Pliny the Elder and Nero

5.15 Presidential Lecture

Professor Catharine Edwards: Seneca’s Letters: how (not) to write about Nero

6.00 Reception

Nero (Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam)

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