Friends of Classics is holding a seminar on June 9th at Barjarg Tower, a magnificent country house north of Dumfries. quo plures, eo laetius, Friends of Classics or not. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like more details.
11am The comedy of manners in Homer and Virgil, Professor David West and Dr Peter Jones (Newcastle)
12 noon Words and Ideas: the Classical connection, Adrian Spooner (Lingo)
2pm Ancient Greek Music, Dr David Creese (St Andrews, British Columbia and Lecturer in Classics at Newcastle)
3pm Women in Roman Britain, Dr Lindsay Allason-Jones (emerita Director of Archaeological Museums and Reader in Roman Material Culture, Newcastle)
Please make cheques out to Friends of Classics and send to:
Jeannie Cohen, 51 Achilles Road, London NW6 1DZ.
Please enclose e-mail address or a stamped addressed envelope for acknowledgement and full travel instructions for travel to Barjarg Tower by car or train (taxi from Dumfries station, c. £15. It may be possible to arrange shared taxis).