Notices
  • Parking at UQ: On weekends, Public Holidays, and Special University Holidays parking is free in all casual and permit parking areas, including the multi-level car parks at St Lucia (UQ Parking).

Looking Ahead
November 2018
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

There are no Sunday Series lectures scheduled at this time.

Previous Sunday Series Talks

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

During World War I Australian service personnel souvenired antiquities, many of which survive today in both public and private hands. The most representative public collection of these are located in ... [Read more]

Preliminary talk: The Military Significance of Venus in the Late Republic by Catherine Smallcombe

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

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