Department of Classics Newsletter 2016/2017
The department schedules research seminars every couple of weeks or so during the teaching semesters, and on other occasions as well, depending on the itineraries of visiting scholars. Usual time and venue: Wednesdays at 4pm in Arts 4C11.
For further information on this semester's seminars, please contact Associate Professor Pat Wheatley: pat.wheatley@.otago.ac.nz
The Classical Association of Otago schedules public lectures on Classical topics every month or so during the teaching semesters. It also helps to arrange quiz nights for junior, intermediate and senior schools in Otago and Southland.
For further information, please contact the Secretary of the Association, Sean McConnell: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department of Classics staged its first formal dramatic production in 1992, and has since put on a Greek or Latin play (in English translation) (almost) every year. In most cases, we have used our own translations, specially written for the purpose.
Tuesday, 11 April 2017
- Burns 2, Arts Building
This lecture explores some aspects of the representation of war and warriors in archaic Greece (ca. 800-480 B.C.).
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
- Burns 4, Arts Building
Department of Classics Research Seminar
Joel Gordon, Classics PhD Programme, University of Otago