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  1. 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.

  2. 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...

  3. 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'

  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. 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...

  7. 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]

  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. Prof Susana Carvalho (Oxford): 'Fifteen years of tracing early hominin behavioural evolution'

    Prof Susana Carvalho (Oxford): 'Fifteen years of tracing early hominin behavioural evolution'

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    This session's speaker is Prof Susana Carvalho, Professor of Palaeoanthropology and Fellow, St Hugh's College at the University of Oxford, hosted by...

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

    Carving out a place for the gods in Greek inscriptions POSTPONED

    Dr Rebecca Van Hove (Groningen)

    St Andrews Friday seminar cancelled. We regret to announce that this Friday's seminar by Rebecaa Van Hove has been cancelled in the light of the UCU...

  14. 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...

  15. Rhapsody: Song, Textiles, and the Poetry of Ancient Weavers - Professor Anthony Tuck (UMass)

    Rhapsody: Song, Textiles, and the Poetry of Ancient Weavers - Professor Anthony Tuck (UMass)

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  16. Dr Jimena Berni (University of Sussex): 'Diversification of motor networks'

    Dr Jimena Berni (University of Sussex): 'Diversification of motor networks'

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    This session's speaker will be Dr Jimena Berni, Wellcome Trust and Royal Society Sir Henry Dale Fellow, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of...

  17. Phanodemos and the Invention of Attic Theatre History Professor Eric Csapo

    Phanodemos and the Invention of Attic Theatre History Professor Eric Csapo

    CPGRD Annual Lecture

    To attend please subscribe to the School of Classics seminar mailing list: email [email protected] and put "subscribe classics-ressem" in...

  18. 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...

  19. 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...

  20. Dr Alex Clarke (Cambridge): 'Context modulates object recognition in the lab and real world'

    Dr Alex Clarke (Cambridge): 'Context modulates object recognition in the lab and real world'

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    Recognising a visual object depends on accessing semantic meaning from our visual inputs - but in the real world, our understanding of what we see is also...

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