‘Figures of Speech’ at the Almeida Theatre (Derek Jacobi on Socrates!)

‘Figures of Speech’ at the Almeida Theatre (Derek Jacobi on Socrates!)

The Almeida Theatre today launches the second series of Figures of Speech, its major digital film project interrogating the vitality of speech, the power of performance, and what visionary leadership sounds like. You can view it online here: https://www.speech.almeida.co.uk/ And join the online conversation here: https://twitter.com/AlmeidaTheatre/status/909712318552035328 The first instalment of series two is released today […]

THE BRITISH SCHOOL AT ATHENS INTENSIVE COURSE FOR SCHOOL TEACHERS 11th – 15th July 2018

THE BRITISH SCHOOL AT ATHENS INTENSIVE COURSE FOR SCHOOL TEACHERS 11th – 15th July 2018

The British School at Athens invites applications for a four – day intensive course for school teachers of Greek civilisation which will explore key subjects in the new GCSE and ‘A’ level in Ancient History and Classical Civilisation syllabus through site tours and evening lectures. This course covers several key themes including: the Periklean building […]

Samos, a Hellene Travel Blog

Samos, a Hellene Travel Blog

Samos – a masterclass in tunnel engineering, a monumental Kouros, tantalising hints of Archaic Temple construction ……. and Spartan nits! Home to Pythagoras, Samos island has featured in many a pivotal moment in Greek history; Persian, Peloponnesian and Greek War of Independence. Its close proximity to Asia Minor doubtless contributed to it being a cultural […]

MASSOLIT Classics Collection: 350 video lectures across 55 courses on a wide range of curriculum-relevant topics

MASSOLIT Classics Collection: 350 video lectures across 55 courses on a wide range of curriculum-relevant topics

MASSOLIT Classics Collection Specially developed for sixth from students, MASSOLIT Classics Collection offers 350 video lectures across 55 courses on a wide range of curriculum-relevant topics. All lectures, from ‘Aeschylus: Agamemnon’ to ‘Homer: Odyssey’ to ‘Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus’, are designed and delivered by senior academics from top universities (including Oxford and Cambridge). See the full […]