Entering the Classical World through Silent Cinema

Entering the Classical World through Silent Cinema

film screening & live musical accompaniment Saturday 6 July 2019 7.30 to 10pmThe Bloomsbury Theatre, 15 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AH This live screening draws audiences to ancient Greece and Rome through four rarely seen but remarkable films. Pompeii and Vesuvius (1906) juxtaposes disturbingly the damage caused by the modern eruption of Vesuvius with shots of Pompeii, […]

ARLT Summer School Reminder

ARLT Summer School Reminder

Message from Ana Henderson… “There are still a few more residential places for this year’s The Association for Latin Teaching (ARLT) Summer happening on Monday 29th July until Friday 2nd August 2019 in beautiful grounds of Cheltenham College. The programme of lectures has been augmented and improved since first advertised and it will cover an […]

Natalie Haynes Events at UCL

Natalie Haynes Events at UCL

Star of the BBC Radio 4 series, Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics, Natalie brings her unique combination of ancient history and stand-up comedy to UCL for the UCL Festival of Culture. Natalie Haynes is a classicist, comedian, writer and broadcaster. Her BBC Radio 4 show, Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics, is about […]

Swansea Summer School in Ancient Languages

Swansea Summer School in Ancient Languages

Swansea Summer School in Ancient Languages The 5th Summer School in Ancient Languages, organised by the Department of Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology, will take place from 14th July to 27th July 2019. Courses One- and two-week intensive courses are available for Ancient Greek, Latin and Egyptian. There are 3 hours of tuition every weekday (2 on Wednesdays), […]

Teaching Scholarship: a CATB training day for teachers of A-level Class Civ

Teaching Scholarship: a CATB training day for teachers of A-level Class Civ

Saturday 29th June From the Classical Association… The requirement that pre-Universiy students engage with modern scholarship on aspects of the classical world is a feature of the current OCR A-Level Classical Civilisation specifications in the United Kingdom. This training session intends to support teachers as they plan and deliver this new and frequently challenging element. […]