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Institute of Classical Studies

The national centre for the promotion and facilitation of research in Classics and related disciplines throughout the UK and abroad.
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Professor Rita Volpe, Roma Tre UniversityOn January 14 1506 the statue group of the Laocoon was discovered in a vineyard on the Esquiline Hill in Rome. It was almost intact and recognized at once as the same work of art which Pliny the Elder consid...
Speaker: Anthony Corbeill, University of VirginiaIn 56 BCE Cicero, orator and statesman, was enjoying his first Roman spring since returning from exile. April brought terrestrial rumblings north of Rome. The senate chose to investigate, enlisting E...
Institute of Classical StudiesICS/British School at Athens Lecture: Pella. The Great Capital of the Macedonian KingdomDr Elisavet Bettina Tsigarida(Director of the Ephorate of Antiquities of the County of Pella)Sixty years of continuous a...
Why do we need Monsters?

Why do we need Monsters?

2017-10-1701:21:162

Why do we need Monsters? Today we worry about chimaeras - organisms created by combining genes from more than one species - and science fiction writers imagine bizarre aliens on other planets, just as nineteenth-century novelists placed them in the...
Institute of Classical StudiesClassist Foremothers and Why They MatterProfessor Edith Hall(King's College London)J P Barron Memorial Lecture
Institute of Classical StudiesClassist Foremothers and Why They MatterProfessor Edith Hall(King's College London)J P Barron Memorial Lecture
Institute of Classical StudiesTiryns: from the rise of its palace to the post-palatial resurgenceProfessor Joseph Maran(University of Heidelberg)Michael Ventris Memorial Lecture
Institute of Classical StudiesEarly History and Landscapes of Rome seen from the PalatinePaolo Carafa(La Sapienza, Rome)Since 1985 we have been investigating the northern slopes of the Palatine, aiming to recover its physical lay-out, and...
School of Advanced StudyHumans and Other Beings in Our Classical PastProfessor Greg Woolf(Director of the Institute of Classical Studies)Professor Greg Woolf's research focuses on the history and archaeology of the ancient world at the ve...
Institute of Classical StudiesThe Archaic necropolis in Faliron DeltaDr Stella ChrysoulakiThe rescue excavations at Faliron are carried out by the Ephorate of West Attica, Piraeus and the Islands since 2012 at the area, where the Stavros Ni...
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