News in Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

Classical Literature and Civilisation at Birmingham

Classical Literature and Civilisation at Birmingham
Description
Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos delivers the June 2013 undergraduate open day talk.
Date:
17/07/2013

Some corner of an English field that is forever Roman

Description
Professor Simon Esmonde Cleary writes for the Western Daily Press about the Chedworth archaeological site - one of the grandest Roman villas in Britain, between Cirencester and Northlea.
Date:
12/07/2013

Diana Spencer participates in the 'Encounters with Popular Pasts' workshop

Diana Spencer participates in the 'Encounters with Popular Pasts' workshop
Description
Dr Diana Spencer delivered a paper entitled 'Antiquity from Site to Vision: Understanding Technicolor Rome'.
Date:
04/06/2013

Podcast: Dr Gideon Nisbet - Ancient past in the modern world

Description
Gideon describes how many of the games we play and the films we watch shape our perception of the ancient past.
Date:
21/05/2013

Report on the 46th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies

Report on the 46th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies
Description
Report on the 46th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies held in March at the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
21/05/2013

Marie Curie Fellow of the Gerda Henkel Stiftung - Dr Amanda Phillips

Description
Research Fellow joins CBOMGS on a two-year fellowship sponsored by the Gerda Henkel Stiftung. Dr Amanda Phillips' project focuses on the role of objects in everyday life in the Ottoman Empire between 1600 and 1800.
Date:
28/01/2013

Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in the Reception of the Ancient World

Description
The Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in the Reception of the Ancient World (AMPRAW) will take place at the University of Birmingham is a two-day postgraduate conference which will take place on the 10th and 11th of December 2012 in the University's Arts building. One of the keynote speakers is Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos who teaches Classics at Birmingham.
Date:
03/12/2012

Ancient History undergraduate open day video

Ancient History undergraduate open day video
Description
A video of an Undergraduate open day talk delivered by Dr Andrew Bayliss about studying Ancient History at the university.
Date:
11/10/2012

Cultural intern scheme

Cultural intern scheme
Description
Applications are now being sought for 10 interns at leading cultural organisations within the West Midlands region as part of the University's Cultural Partnership Scheme. The paid placements are for 6 months and will start in October 2012.
Date:
04/07/2012

The University of Birmingham Series Hay Festival

The University of Birmingham Series Hay Festival
Description
College of Arts and Law academic staff to speak at this year's festival.
Date:
16/04/2012
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