New book on Ovid10 November 2010Genevieve Liveley has just published a new reader's guide to Ovid's Metamorphoses with Continuum, which includes guidance on literary and historical contexts, key themes, and reception and influence.
Stavros Niarchos PhD Studentship10 May 2010Thanks to the generosity of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, The Institute of Greece, Rome and the Classical Tradition at the University of Bristol is pleased to be able to offer a three-year PhD studentship, starting in October 2010 and covering both fees and maintenance, for the study of ancient Greece and/or its continuing influence.
Dionysus Resurrected: Blackwell Bristol Lectures6 May 2010On the 11, 12, 18, and 19 May, Erika Fischer-Lichte of the Free University of Berlin will be delivering the 2010 Blackwell Bristol Lectures in Greece, Rome, and the Classical Tradition.
Bristol Undergraduate Conference 28 April1 April 2010Bristol undergraduates will be convening a classics conference on the 28th of April. The conference features papers from Bristol, Oxford, Exeter, and Sienna, and includes a keynote address by Edith Hall.
Jonathan Sachs lectures24 February 2010Professor Jonathan Sachs will be giving a lecture and leading research workshops for both staff and postgraduates on Romantic appropriations of the classics from March 1-5.