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What can we discover from past cultures and civilisations? From Stonehenge to Ancient Greece, discover the latest thinking on antiquity and how it relates to our modern day lives.

Weekend Courses

31 May-2 June 2019
Great Ancient Greek philosophers: Socrates, Plato and Aristotle Dr Karim Esmail

19-21 July 2019
Ancient Greek lyric poetry from Sappho to Pindar Dr Charles Weiss

19-21 July 2019
Learn to read ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs Dr Sarah Symons

26-28 July 2019
Constantine the Great: life and legacy Professor Werner de Saeger

1-3 November 2019
The agricultural revolution Professor David Jacques

13-15 December 2019
Stonehenge: a landscape through time Professor David Jacques

7-9 February 2020
An introduction to Ancient Greek Lyric poetry Dr Charles Weiss

6-8 March 2020
Beowulf: From manuscript to movies Professor Edward James

Day Schools

7 September 2019
Opening up the text: The Iliad, Odyssey and Aeneid – Heroic psychology, language, values
Dr Jan Parker & Dr Charles Weiss

23 February 2020
Being a hero Dr Daniel Unruh

Tuesday Courses

24 September 2019 - Morning
First Peoples Inky Gibbens & Dr Alex Partridge

24 September 2019 - Afternoon
First Peoples Dr Ian Chambers

1 October 2019 - Morning
Medieval culture Dr Scott Annett

1 October 2019 - Afternoon
Medieval culture Dr Seb Falk

11 February 2020 - Morning
East Asia Dr Mihye Harker & Hazel Zheng

11 February 2020 - Afternoon
East Asia Dr Koji Hirata

Classical Greek and Latin

A variety of Greek and Latin courses are detailed in Language and Culture.

 

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