EMACT 6th Form Classics Day Wednesday 7th February 2018

Applications are now open for the EMACT 6th Form Classics Conference, to be held on Wednesday 7th February 2018 at Loughborough High School (between Leicester and Nottingham!).

Please find the programme below – the cost is £5 per pupil (including tea, coffee and biscuits) and staff are free; application form and further details can be obtained by emailing n.pollock@lesgrammar.org

EMACT VI Form Conference

Wednesday February 7th 2018, Loughborough High School

10.30am          Lecture Homer’s Odyssey Dr Naoise Mac Sweeney, University of Leicester

11.30am          Tea/Coffee

12.00pm          Seminar Session 1 – choose from the following options:_

1A: Homer Odyssey 1B: Ovid, Propertius & Tibullus 1C: Sophocles Oedipus 1D: Plato Apology 1E: Cicero Pro Milone
Dr Naoise Mac Sweeney, University of Leicester Dr Tristan Franklinos, University of Oxford Prof. Edmund Stewart, University of Nottingham Dr Carol Atack, University of Oxford Dr Lynn Fotheringham, University of Nottingham

12.50pm            Lunch

1.55pm              Lecture Virgil’s Aeneid Dr Tristan Franklinos, University of Oxford.

2.50pm              Seminar Session 2 – choose from the following options:_

2A: Homer Iliad 2B: Aeneid VIII / X 2C: Sophocles Antigone 2D: Thucydides IV 2E: Tacitus Annals I
Dr Naoise Mac Sweeney, University of Leicester Dr Tristan Franklinos, University of Oxford Prof. Edmund Stewart, University of Nottingham Dr Guy Westwood, University of Birmingham Prof. Simon Malloch, University of Nottingham

3.40pm Finish