Department of Greek & Latin


Summer Schools

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Summer School: watch this space for more information on our Classics 'Summer Salad' School in 2021.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) - amendments to summer activities

Due to coronavirus the Summer School in Classics 2021 has moved online. A decision on the Summer School in Ancient Philosophy and our Summer School in Homer are pending.  

Summer School in Homer

Monday 2 to Friday 6 August 2021 

A five-day Summer School in Homer for students who are interested in studying the Homeric epics. There will be lectures, seminars, workshops and events on a wide variety of Homeric topics with classicists, artists and other practitioners. The minimum age limit for attendees is 15 years. Please click on the headline to this box for further details. 

Summer School in Ancient Philosophy

Monday 12 July to Friday 16 July 2021  

A five-day programme covering the major themes and thinkers of ancient philosophy. Website coming soon. 

Tuesday 20 to Thursday 29 July 2021

An eight-day Summer School in Ancient Greek and Latin (at all levels), as well as Biblical Hebrew, New Testament/Koine Greek, Coptic, and Sanskrit. In addition to daily language classes, there will be lectures and workshops at the end of most days. The minimum age limit for attendees is 14 years. Website coming soon.