Sixth Form Conference on the Age of Augustus: St. Edward’s School, Oxford, 5 November 2012

Speakers confirmed are Kathryn Tempest, Katherine Clarke, Stephen Harrison, Peter Stewart and Alison Rosenblitt.

The conference is aimed at pupils studying A Level Classical Civilisation and Ancient History but will also be of interest and use to Latin students. Topics include thus far:

Octavian and Cicero; The Tacitean view and the Succession Problem; Augustan monuments as propaganda; the Aeneid with a focus on Book 4.

All schools welcome. Further details to follow.