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Looking Ahead
November 2018
Sunday
November 4
Antiquities as Souvenirs in the First World War | Preliminary Talk: TBA
Sunday
November 18
Friends of Antiquity Christmas Party

Upcoming Lectures & Conferences

Please see the Event Calendar for a full listing of lectures and events.

Sunday Series

Sunday November 4
Antiquities as Souvenirs in the First World War by Mr James Donaldson

More details about this talk will be available soon.

Preliminary talk: TBA by Catherine Smallcombe

Previous Sunday Series Talks

The Phoenicians from Antiquity to the Arab Spring
Sunday October 7
The Phoenicians from Antiquity to the Arab Spring by Assoc. Prof. Josephine Quinn

More details about this talk will be available soon.

Preliminary talk: Betty Fletcher Travelling Scholarship Award

The Strange Colours of Ancient Greece
Sunday September 9
The Strange Colours of Ancient Greece by Mr Murray Kane

What is the ancient Greek word for 'blue'? Do we know what colour Achilles' hair or Athena's eyes were, despite being told that they are xanthos and glaukos? It is very interesting that we are not sur ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: Constantius II, Julian, and the Bishops by Nicola Ernst

Sunday August 12
The Archers of Classical Athens by Dr David Pritchard

Athens took four distinct corps of the armed forces into the Peloponnesian War: cavalry, navy, hoplite, archer. In contrast with the first three, the archer corps has been largely unstudied by milita ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: To the Rhodian Winds: Protection Poetry for Sailing on the Ancient Sea by Nile de Jonge

Please see the Event Calendar for a full listing of lectures and events.