Department of Greek & Latin

Public Events

All events are free and open to the public

Helen of Troy (1927)

Still from The Private Life of Helen of Troy (US 1927), screened at UCL with piano accompaniment by Stephen Horne 

Meetings, talks, events 2012-13

Cabaret: PLEB Comedy Think-Tank! Thursday 11 October 2012

Cinema 2014: Il Cinema Ritrovato, Bologna 28 June – 5 July 2014

Lecture. 8 May 6pm: Dr Peter Meineck (NYU), 'The Theatre that Moved the Soul: Understanding the Power of Ancient Greek Drama through Modern Cognitive Science'

Panel discussion: Myth and Mythology (UCL Festival of Arts): 16 May, 1:00pm

Tribute to Eric Handley: 26 June 3:00 - 5:00 pm

London Summer School in Classics: 8 - 17 July 2014

Meetings, talks, events 2013-14

Colloquium: UCL/British School at Athens Colloquium for Secondary School Teachers

The London Summer School in Homer: 30 June - 4 July 2014

Recent events: catch up

  • Youtube: events and lectures on the Department's page. Including ...

•  British Museum lunchtime lecture: Desirability and domination: Greek Sculpture and the Modern Male Body (Maria Wyke) >>

•  The Greek play in rehearsal >>

•  Housman lecture 2013: The Dionysian parade and the poetics of plenty (Eric Csapo) >>

•  UCL lecture May 2013: The Theatre that Moved the Soul (Peter Meineck) >>

  • Olympics ancient and modern:

•   The pursuit of Olympic ideals - physical, neural and aesthetic (discussion) ... blogged here >>

•   Song and stone in public space (lecture by Chris Carey), from the conference Sport & Competition in Ancient Greece and Rome

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