News and events - 2018
News and events archive for 2018.
"Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori." Dr Gorgia Proietti takes Wilfred Owen's reading of the famous Horace' sentence as a starting point for a few methodological remarks concerning current comparative research on war and post-war experience on 6 December, 2018.
The 2nd Annual International Graduate Edinburgh Byzantine Conference will be hosted by the Late Antique and Byzantine Studies Research Group, in collaboration with the Alwaleed Centre, 30 November-1 December 2018.
The Honour in Classical Greece ERC project welcomes Professor Edward Mendelson as its fourth public lecturer on 26 November.
If you are considering postgraduate study in history, classics and archaeology come along to our Postgraduate Open Day on Wednesday 14 November, 2018. Book your place now!
Inaugural Lecture - Professor Gavin Kelly
Professor Kelly will deliver his inaugural lecture 'Late Roman History and Latin Philology' on 25 September, 2018. (Published 20 August, 2018)
Professor Richard Wilkinson - 'Inequality, Superiority and Inferiority'
The Honour in Classical Greece ERC project welcomes Professor Richard Wilkinson as its third public lecturer
Epistolography in Later Latin Literature seminar
Dr. Jennifer Ebbeler (Texas) will give a seminar on Epistolography in Later Latin Literature. (Published 2 August, 2018)
Honour in Classical Greece Lecture - Professor Axel Honneth
Professor Axel Honneth will deliver the Honour in Classical Greece project lecture 'Recognition in Modern Europe'. (Published 28 May, 2018)
Workshop - Cultural Heritage and Community Engagement Research Group
The inaugural meeting of the School of History, Classics & Archaeology's Cultural Heritage and Community Engagement Research Group. Free. (Published 7 June, 2018)
LAMPS 4th Annual Conference: Transformation
The 4th Annual Late Antique and Medieval Postgraduate Society Conference takes place on 4 June on the subject of 'Transformation'.
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The historiography on democratic Athens before George Grote
This one-day workshop will be complemented by an exhibit of the key books, from the Italian Renaissance to the nineteenth century, discussed by the contributors. (Published 24 April, 2018)
Cambridge History of Later Latin Literature: Workshop 3 - 27 April 2018
A workshop will be held as part of the Cambridge History of Later Latin Literature project on 27 April. (Published 2 April, 2018)
Leverhulme Trust early career and British Academy postdoctoral fellowship schemes
Nisha Patel from the College Research Office is organising a training event for HCA PhD students on Leverhulme Trust early career and British Academy postdoctoral fellowship scheme.
51st Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies
The 51st Spring Symposium - 'The Post-1204 Byzantine World: New Approaches and Novel Directions' - will return to Edinburgh for the third time on 13-15 April, 2018. (Published 23 October, 2017)
Classics Workshop - New approaches to gender in ancient literature
A one-day workshop exploring new perspectives on gender in literature, from Homer, Ovid, and Plautus, to women’s voices in contemporary fiction. Free. (Published 5 April, 2018)
Cambridge History of Later Latin Literature: Workshop 2
A workshop will be held as part of the Cambridge History of Later Latin Literature project on 8 December. (Published 31 October, 2017)
Professor Margaret Graver: 'The psychology of honor in Cicero’s "De re publica"'
The second lecture in the 'Honour in Classical Greece' project will be delivered by Professor Margaret Graver on 15 February, 2018. (Published 12 February, 2018)
From undergraduate to postgraduate
Join us for coffee and cake to find out more about postgraduate study with the School of History, Classics and Archaeology. (Published 2 Febraury, 2017)
Sir Michael Marmot: Health, Status and Inequality
The first lecture in the 'Honour in Classical Greece' project will be delivered by Sir Michael Marmot. (Published 14 December, 2017)