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Departmental Research

Departmental Research Seminar

The Department has two Research Seminars per year for staff and postgraduate students.


2013-14

  • Weds 13 November 2013, 2-6 pm
  • Weds 26 February 2014, 2-6 pm

This seminar is open to staff, alumni and PG students at UCL only


Wednesday 13 November 2013

  • Chandler House G10  route

2:10 - 2:35 Peter Agocs
The hyporcheme revisited

2:35 - 2:55 Emily Lord-Kambitsch
Reading (and Living) the Historical Novel Ben-Hur: Reception in American Communities in the 1890s

2:55 - 3:15 Peter Pickering
Resolution rates and supposed interpolations in Euripides

Tea Break

3:45 - 4:05 Kleanthis Mantzouranis
Thinking Small: the Traditional Background of Aristotle’s mikropsychia

4:05-4:25 Maria Wyke
Ancient Rome in silent cinema

4:25 – 4:50 Emma Cole
"In-yer-face" classical performance reception: Sarah Kane's Phaedra's Love

Drinks

Wednesday 26 February 2014

  • Chandler House B-01  route

2:10 - 2:35 Antony Makrinos
Star Wars in Byzantium: theomachies of physical elements and psychological forces in Eustathius’ Commentaries

2:35 - 2:55 Luke Richardson
Camus in Ruins

2:55 - 3:15 Trinidad Silva Irarrazaval
Polytropos philosophos: traces of Odysseus’ cleverness in Plato

Tea Break

3:45 - 4:10 Jenny Bryan
Form and Content in Seneca's philosophy

4:10-4:30 Marco Carbone
Greater Greece and the documentary film gaze: a case study in Classics and the cultural geography of Southern Italy

4:30 – 4:50 Henry Linscott
Anatomy of a law: the development of Archaic Greek legalese

Drinks

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