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  1. 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 selby-sympa@st-andrews.ac.uk and put "subscribe classics-ressem"...

  2. Visualising War Workshop

    Visualising War Workshop

    From Achilles to Afghanistan: historic war stories and modern conflict

    Visualising War is an interdisciplinary research project based at the University of St Andrews. It looks at how war gets represented in art, text, drama, music...

  3. Respectful Distance? Diocletian, Rome, and the Senatorial Elite -- Dr Monica Hellstrom (Oxford)

    Respectful Distance? Diocletian, Rome, and the Senatorial Elite -- Dr Monica Hellstrom (Oxford)

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  4. School of Classics Research Seminar Series

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

    Digging in the Crates: Sampling Epic, from Kae Tempest to Kendrick Lamar - Justine McConnell, King's College London

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

  5. Aqueducts of the Greater Iraklio Area (AGIA) --- Dr Amanda Kelly (UCD)

    Aqueducts of the Greater Iraklio Area (AGIA) --- Dr Amanda Kelly (UCD)

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  6. Weather, authority and decision-making in Ancient Greece: a comparative perspective

    Weather, authority and decision-making in Ancient Greece: a comparative perspective

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

    This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event, which will be presented by Ruben Post, St Andrews. To attend this seminar please subscribe to the...

  7. Annual Lecture of the Centre for Literatures of the Roman Empire

    Annual Lecture of the Centre for Literatures of the Roman Empire

    Horace's Cato - Professor Michèle Lowrie (Chicago)

    This is a School of Classics Event. To attend this lecture please subscribe to the Classics seminar mailing list, email selby-sympa@st-andrews.ac.uk and put...

  8. Lived Spaces in Late Antiquity

    Lived Spaces in Late Antiquity

    In association with the School of Classics and the Centre for Late Antique Studies

    To register for this conference please e-mail classcon@st-andrews.ac.uk by Monday 6 December. Lived Spaces in Late Antiquity Conference Programme (Provisional)...

  9. 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....

  10. Epic vulnerability: Anchises in the Aeneid -- Professor James Uden (Boston)

    Epic vulnerability: Anchises in the Aeneid -- Professor James Uden (Boston)

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  11. Dio Chrysostom's 'Euboean Oration'

    Dio Chrysostom's 'Euboean Oration'

    A CAES (Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies) event

    Written in the late first or early second century CE, Dio's Euboean Oration may be one of our best sources for both rural environmental practices and...

  12. 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...

  13. 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...

  14. 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...

  15. Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES) Annual Lecture

    Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES) Annual Lecture

    'Ancient History and the Environment. The case for environmental change as a factor in historical processes' - Prof. Joseph Manning (Yale)

    This is a School of Classics event. To attend this lecture please subscribe to the Classics seminar mailing list, email selby-sympa@st-andrews.ac.uk and put...

  16. Ariadne's Second Abandonment: Traces of Ovid's Fasti in Nonnus' Dionysiaca?

    Ariadne's Second Abandonment: Traces of Ovid's Fasti in Nonnus' Dionysiaca?

    Ann-Sophie Schoess (St Andrews), Centre for Late Antique Studies Seminar

    This seminar is hosted by the Centre for Late Antique Studies. Please contact Carlos Machado on carm3@st-andrews.ac.uk for the meeting link. For further...

  17. 'Camilla/Chloreus: Gender Fluidity and Intersexuality in Aeneid 11'

    'Camilla/Chloreus: Gender Fluidity and Intersexuality in Aeneid 11'

    Dr Tom Biggs (St Andrews) - School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  18. 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...

  19. Building God's empire: archaeology, religion and the Byzantine reconquest of Africa

    Building God's empire: archaeology, religion and the Byzantine reconquest of Africa

    Dr Corisande Fenwick (UCL) School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  20. By whom were (the) early Christians persecuted? Dr James Corke-Webster (KCL)
    Cancelled

    By whom were (the) early Christians persecuted? Dr James Corke-Webster (KCL)

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  21. Finding Piracy in Late Antiquity (Poverty and Inequality series): Jane Sancinito (Lowell)

    Finding Piracy in Late Antiquity (Poverty and Inequality series): Jane Sancinito (Lowell)

    Centre for Late Antique Studies Seminar

    This seminar is hosted by the Centre for Late Antique Studies. Please contact Carlos Machado, carm3@st-andrews.ac.uk for the meeting link. For further...

  22. School of Classics Research Seminar Series -- Dr Maxine Lewis (Auckland)

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series -- Dr Maxine Lewis (Auckland)

    'Naked Catullus: sex and sexuality in illustrated receptions' (in collaboration with Christina Robertson, Aukland)

    Please note earlier, morning start time. This is a School of Classics Research Seminar Series event. To attend this seminar please subscribe to the Classics...

  23. Contrasts and Inequalities in the societies of the capitals of Byzantine Egypt:

    Contrasts and Inequalities in the societies of the capitals of Byzantine Egypt:

    the cases of Antinoopolis and Oxyrhynchos (Povery and Inequality series) Christel Freu (Rouen) Centre for Late Antique Studies Seminar

    This seminar is hosted by the Centre for Late Antique Studies. Please contact Carlos Machado, carm3@st-andrews.ac.uk for the meeting link. For further...

  24. 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 selby-sympa@st-andrews.ac.uk and put "subscribe...

  25. A Proletarian Classics?

    A Proletarian Classics?

    The relationship between ancient Greek and Roman culture and world communism from 1917

    This event, hosted by the University of St Andrews with short panels and discussion sessions, will be held online over the weekend of Saturday 23 and Sunday 24...

  26. 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 selby-sympa@st-andrews.ac.uk and put "subscribe classics-ressem" in...

  27. 'Theocritus and Things: The Agency of Stone' -- Dr Lilah Grace Canevaro (Edinburgh)

    'Theocritus and Things: The Agency of Stone' -- Dr Lilah Grace Canevaro (Edinburgh)

    School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  28. Syrian Christian Experiences During the Syrian Uprising

    Syrian Christian Experiences During the Syrian Uprising

    MECACS Events as part of the University Sanctuary Celebration Week

    The Institute of Middle East, Central Asia and Caucasus Studies (MECACS) together with the Council for At-Risk Academics (cara) and the Centre for Syrian...

  29. Saints Talk: Dr Emma Buckley

    Saints Talk: Dr Emma Buckley

    Staging Revenge: Transforming the Odyssey in Early Modern England

    Development is delighted to invite you to the next instalment in their Saints Talk series from Dr Emma Buckley. In this talk Dr Buckley will explore the world...

  30. Palmyra and the Indian Ocean: rethinking the economics of an ancient oasis

    Palmyra and the Indian Ocean: rethinking the economics of an ancient oasis

    Dr Rebecca Darley (Birkbeck) School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  31. Philosophy of mind in Greek and Roman philosophy

    Philosophy of mind in Greek and Roman philosophy

    11.30am to 12.30pm Hannah Laurens, St Andrews, 'Nous and Divinity in Aristotle's Metaphysics Lambda' 1pm to 2.30pm Voula Tsouna, UC Santa...

  32. The Tyrant and the Failure of Philia: Re-reading Plato's Tyrannical Character

    The Tyrant and the Failure of Philia: Re-reading Plato's Tyrannical Character

    Dr Margaret Hampson St Andrews (Philosophy) School of Classics Research Seminar Series

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

  33. Museum of Peace

    Museum of Peace

    Over the past few months a team of students at St Andrews University --- led by Dr Alice König --- has been working on a Vertically Integrated Project...

  34. Plebeius Labor: Work, Profession and Poverty in the Late-Roman City (Poverty and Inequality series)

    Plebeius Labor: Work, Profession and Poverty in the Late-Roman City (Poverty and Inequality series)

    John Fabiano (Yale) Centre for Late Antique Studies Seminar

    This seminar is hosted by the Centre for Late Antique Studies. Please contact Carlos Machado on carm3@st-andrews.ac.uk for the meeting link. For further...

  35. 'More like stone than earth': a material history of gypsum on Iron Age Cyprus'

    'More like stone than earth': a material history of gypsum on Iron Age Cyprus'

    Dr Katie Kearns (Chicago) School of Classics research Seminar Series

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

  36. Turbulence/Emergence/Enchantment: A Compendium of Climate Literacies

    Turbulence/Emergence/Enchantment: A Compendium of Climate Literacies

    This is an event organised jointly by Cove Park, an international artists' residency on the west coast of Scotland, and the Centre for Ancient...

  37. 2022 St Andrews Sanctuary Lecture

    2022 St Andrews Sanctuary Lecture

    What does 'Sanctuary' mean?

    As part of the University's Sanctuary Celebration Week 2022, join Professor Rebecca Sweetman (School of Classics) and Dr Natasha Saunders (School of...

  38. 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...

  39. New trends in the study of Eleatism

    New trends in the study of Eleatism

    Co-funded by the Mind Association, Scots Philosophical Association, and Schools of Classics and Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

    The last 20 years have seen the development of a host of innovative and philosophically sophisticated approaches to the Eleatics and their influence. There have...

  40. Responsible Debate: Panel Discussion & Interactive Workshop

    Responsible Debate: Panel Discussion & Interactive Workshop

    Democratic politics has always been a place of discussion, disagreement and debate, however, recent politics seems to be increasingly polarised and channels of...

  41. 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...

  42. Young People's Voices on Ukraine

    Young People's Voices on Ukraine

    What do children and young people have to say about the war in Ukraine? and what can we learn by listening to them? You are invited to join a conversation with...

  43. The Environments of Ancient Mediterranean City-States: Experience and Resilience

    The Environments of Ancient Mediterranean City-States: Experience and Resilience

    Centre for Ancient Environmental Studies (CAES) Conference

    The urgency of modern environmental crises has led to growing interest in past human-environment interactions. A fundamental truth about effective responses to...

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