News in Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

University of Birmingham makes splash at Hay

University of Birmingham makes splash at Hay

Description
Literature festival invites academics to speak on the art of political rhetoric, storytelling, 19th century literature and wetland archaeology.
Date:
Wednesday 5 June 2019
Political Rhetoric: The Art of Persuasion

Political Rhetoric: The Art of Persuasion

Description
Henriette van der Blom explores political rhetoric at Hay Festival 2019
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Diana Spencer gives talks in Italy

Diana Spencer gives talks in Italy

Description
Professor Diana Spencer invited to give talks at Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata" and the Scuola IMT Alti Studi Lucca.
Date:
Wednesday 22 May 2019
Dr Ruth Macrides

Dr Ruth Macrides

Description
It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of Ruth Macrides, a much-loved colleague and friend.
Date:
Monday 29 April 2019
Grant Edwards posts online manuscript database

Grant Edwards posts online manuscript database

Description
ITSEE doctoral student Grant Edwards has posted online The Collaborative Database of Dateable Greek Bookhands, a catalogue of objectively dated Greek manuscripts written in a literary script between 0-899 CE.
Date:
Tuesday 2 April 2019
Two CBOMGS doctoral researchers awarded fellowships at Dumbarton Oaks Research Library in Washington D.C.

Two CBOMGS doctoral researchers awarded fellowships at Dumbarton Oaks Research Library in Washington D.C.

Description
Dumbarton Oaks is a world-leading centre for Byzantine, Pre-Columbian and Garden studies, administered by the Trustees for Harvard University.
Date:
Tuesday 19 March 2019
Just how much pain and suffering was experienced in later prehistoric human sacrifice?

Just how much pain and suffering was experienced in later prehistoric human sacrifice?

Description
Professor Henry Chapman (CAHA) discusses in this week's Birmingham Perspective.
Date:
Wednesday 6 March 2019
The fight for the Republic: Rome's violent words and deeds in civil war

The fight for the Republic: Rome's violent words and deeds in civil war

Description
New book by Professor Diana Spencer.
Date:
Friday 8 February 2019
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