Ancient World Cluster Calendar of Events

Work-In-Progress Students' Presentations
Tuesday, 12 November 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm

Work-In-Progress Students Presentations followed by Cluster Social with wine & nibbles from 18:15 and reserved dinner table in Hall at 18:45

Guided Tour to "Last Supper in Pompeii" Exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr Paul Roberts, GB Fellow, Sackler Keeper of Antiquities at the Ashmolean Museum, and curator of the current special exhibition "Last Supper in Pompeii" offers two guided tours to the exhibition t

AWRC Lunch Table and Talk by Dr Marco Ferrante
Thursday, 21 November 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm

Lunch table in Hall with drinks provided by the AWRC followed by talk in the Florey Room at 13:15 delivered by Dr Marco Ferrante, Berggruen Fellow in Comparative Philosophy, on "Is Language Ne

Stephanie Dalley in Conversation with Paul Collins: Reading the Past. A Career in Cuneiform
Wednesday, 27 November 2019 - 5:30pm to 6:45pm

Followed by drinks reception and reserved dinner table in Hall at 18:45

Special Lecture by Professor Dominik Maschek
Monday, 2 December 2019 - 5:30pm to 6:45pm

Special lecture by Professor Dominik Maschek (GB) to celebrate his appointment as Associate Professor of Roman Archaeology and Art in 2018.

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11 November 2019
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy delivers Annual Sarfraz Pakistan Lecture

Pakistan, a deeply patriarchal society is rapidly changing and women are at the forefront.

Alan Bowman Portrait
7 November 2019
Professor Alan Bowman delivers the Ronald Syme Lecture

Alexandria was for many centuries, the largest and most important city in the eastern Mediterranean.

4 November 2019
The Wild East

At the start of October, Harriss-White together with Lucia Michelutti published the collection "The Wild East".

Our upcoming events

Lectures and Seminars
12 - 12
Nov Nov
Work-In-Progress Students' Presentations
Tuesday 12 November - 5:00pm to 6:45pm

Work-In-Progress Students Presentations followed by Cluster Social with wine & nibbles from 18:15 and reserved dinner table in Hall at 18:45

Lectures and Seminars
12 - 12
Nov Nov
Adam Smith as Jurist
Tuesday 12 November - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Adam Smith is world-famous as a founding father of economics, yet his work as a jurist is much less well known. He worked for decades on a book that would have spanned the ground between his moral philosophy and the empirical sociology and economics of Wealth of Nations, but never completed it, and on his deathbed he asked his executors to destroy his manuscripts.

Sports & Wellness
12 - 12
Nov Nov
Mixed Circuit Training
Tuesday 12 November - 6:00pm to 7:15pm

Mixed Circuits runs every Tuesday and Thursday, all year long, at 6pm in the Games Room, organised by the Boat Club. It is open to all members of college, featuring a high intensity workout focussing on a sequence of core and cardio exercises as well as stretching.