School of Humanities

Classics & Ancient History Research Seminars

These seminars, showcasing research being done by staff and students at UWA and beyond, are open to all interested people.

They are held on Fridays at 12 noon and in Arts 1.33 unless otherwise indicated.

Semester two 2015 seminars

Monday 31 August, 11 am: Prof. John Oakley (William and Mary College, Virginia; AAIA Visiting Professor). ‘The influence of Greek sculpture on American tombstones.’

11 September (Arts 2.43): Aaron Floky. ‘Walking the hieroi odoi of a culture in ruins.’

25 September: Terry Ward. Topic TBA.

2 October (note that this is in UWA non-teaching week)Nada Boskovic Micic. ‘Sermo Cotidianus in Cicero’s letters.’

16 October: Tara Auty. Topic TBA.

30 October: Heiko Westphal. ‘Reading Exempla: The use(s) of Valerius Maximus' Facta et dicta memorabilia.’