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  1. Platonic zoology

    Platonic zoology

    Professor Dimitri El Murr - Paris

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event and will be held Online. To attend this seminar please subscribe to the Classics seminar mailing...

  2. Biblical Studies Research Seminar

    Biblical Studies Research Seminar

    Prof Jason König (St Andrews), 'Wilderness and Community: Mountains in the Literatures of the Roman Empire'

    Prof Jason König (St Andrews), 'Wilderness and Community: Mountains in the Literatures of the Roman Empire'

  3. Blending in Diegesis ('Narrative')

    Blending in Diegesis ('Narrative')

    Public Lecture by Mark Turner, Professor of Cognitive Science at Case Western Reserve University

    This talk will review aspects of conceptual blending that are consciously and explicitly put onstage during narration.

  4. The Consistory of the Late Roman Emperors

    The Consistory of the Late Roman Emperors

    Annual Lecture of the Centre for Late Antiques Studies - Ignazio Tantillo

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event. For further information please contact [email protected]

  5. Carving out a place for the gods in Greek inscriptions
    Cancelled

    Carving out a place for the gods in Greek inscriptions

    Rebecca Van Hove (Groningen)

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event. For further information please contact [email protected]

  6. The Body and Senses in Seneca's Natural Questions

    The Body and Senses in Seneca's Natural Questions

    Elaine Sanderson - St Andrews

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event. For further information please contact [email protected]

  7. Quintus' Abject Monuments - William Brockliss (Wisconsin)

    Quintus' Abject Monuments - William Brockliss (Wisconsin)

    Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES)

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event that will be delivered remotely. You can attend to watch in-person, gathering in Swallowgate S03...

  8. Alastair Blanshard -- Senior Global Visiting Fellow

    Alastair Blanshard -- Senior Global Visiting Fellow

    Classical fantasies and the Queerness of Mid-Century Muscle Culture

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event. It will be followed by a drinks reception in the School of Classics building at Swallowgate. For...

  9. Global Classics: what can Reception Studies offer?

    Global Classics: what can Reception Studies offer?

    Inaugural Annual Lecture of the Centre for the Receptions of Antiquity - Lorna Hardwick

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event that will be delivered remotely. You can attend to watch in-person, gathering in Swallowgate S03...

  10. Centre for Late Antiques Annual Lecture

    Centre for Late Antiques Annual Lecture

    Simitthus in the first Millennium AD. The Multiple Transformations of a Roman town in Africa - Dr Philipp von Rummel (DAI-Berlin)

    To attend this seminar please subscribe to the Classics seminar mailing list, email [email protected] and put "subscribe classics-ressem"...

  11. Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES)

    Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES)

    Take me to the River: Religious Communications in the Asopos-corridor in Boiotia (800-300 B.C.E.) - Visiting Scholar Dr Roy van Wijk (Münster)

    In 1948 Guillon mentioned that Boiotia is divided into "les deux Béoties" geographically. These were centred around the massifs dividing the...

  12. Public lecture by Professor Peter Adamson (Senior Global Fellow)

    Public lecture by Professor Peter Adamson (Senior Global Fellow)

    'The Beast Within: Animal and Human Nature in Greek and Arabic Philosophy'

    It's commonly assumed that philosophers before Darwin assumed that a vast gulf separated humans from non-human animals, recognising the former but not the...

  13. The Cretan way of war: Status, violence, and values from the classical period to the Roman Conquest

    The Cretan way of war: Status, violence, and values from the classical period to the Roman Conquest

    Dr David Leiws (Edinburgh)

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event. To attend this seminar please subscribe to the Classics seminar mailing list, email...

  14. The Dow Memorial Lecture: 'Alcohol - a pandemic within a pandemic'

    The Dow Memorial Lecture: 'Alcohol - a pandemic within a pandemic'

    Professor Sir Ian Gilmore MD (Cantab) FRCP

    This year's Dow Memorial Lecture will be given by Professor Sir Ian Gilmore MD (Cantab) FRCP, Senior Advisor on Alcohol to the Royal College of Physicians...

  15. Philosophy and religion

    Philosophy and religion

    in ancient Greece and the Islamic world

    The School of Classics at St Andrews is holding a one-day workshop on the interface between philosophy and religion in the ancient Greek and Islamic worlds. The...

  16. Prussians at Sellasia: How Ancient Military History Earned its Bad Reputation

    Prussians at Sellasia: How Ancient Military History Earned its Bad Reputation

    Roel Konijnendijk - Oxford

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event. The format for this event will be confirmed shortly. For further information please contact...

  17. Post-Positivism from Below: Exploring the 'Constitutive Outside of Critical IR' 

    Post-Positivism from Below: Exploring the 'Constitutive Outside of Critical IR' 

    Senior Global Fellow - Professor Pinar Bilgin - Bilkent University. Chair:Prof Karin Fierke -University of St Andrews

    We are delighted to welcome Professor Pinar Bilgin who will be resident in the School of International Relations as part of the University Global Fellow Scheme...

  18. Post-Positivism from Below: Exploring the 'Constitutive Outside of Critical IR' 

    Post-Positivism from Below: Exploring the 'Constitutive Outside of Critical IR' 

    Senior Global Fellow - Professor Pinar Bilgin - Bilkent University. Chair:Prof Karin Fierke -University of St Andrews

    We are delighted to welcome Professor Pinar Bilgin who will be resident in the School of International Relations as part of the University Global Fellow Scheme...

  19. Sanctuary Research Afternoon

    Sanctuary Research Afternoon

    Addressing the Impact of Forced Displacement

    A Sanctuary Celebration Week will take place from 7-11 March to mark the second anniversary of St Andrews being awarded University of Sanctuary status. This...

  20. Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES)

    Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES)

    Testing Hypotheses of Climate-Driven Societal Change through Settlement Archaeology - Dr Matthew Jacobson (Glasgow)

    To confidently examine links between climatic and socio-cultural change, we need proximate high quality evidence for both changes and for a causal mechanism....

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