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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

This course is part of the Ancient and Classical Worlds Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

The story of Rome as told by some of its most powerful storytellers: Livy, Tacitus and Suetonius. From the beginning, the entire Mediterranean was fascinated with the story of Rome's rise to power; we will examine how Romans themselves understood their own success - and failure - in terms still resonant today.


Course dates

17 Jul 2017 to 21 Jul 2017

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

26 Jun 2017

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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