Department of Greek & Latin

Departmental Research

Departmental Research Seminar

The Department has two Research Seminars per year for staff and postgraduate students. Departmental alumni and LAHP students are welcome.


  • Weds 12 November 2014, 2-6 pm
  • Weds 25 February 2015, 2-6 pm

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

Wednesday 12 November 2014

  • Chandler House B-01  route

2:10 - 2:35 Fiachra Mac Góráin
Arma virumque: an embedded paratext

2:35 - 2:55 Xi Ji
The tripartite soul in the Timaeus

2:55 - 3:15 Marco Benoit Carbone
'In the Strait': Greek myth, hellenism and self-representation in Southern Italy

Tea Break

3:45-4:10 Ifigeneia Giannadaki
Mēden aprobouleuton? Dem.22 and the management of Ekklesia business

4:10 – 4:30 Manuela Dal Borgo
Narrative Games: Majority voting in Thucydides


Wednesday 25 February 2015

  • South Wing Garwood Lecture Theatre  route

2:10 - 2:35 Elizabeth McKnight
Changing ideas of the rule of law in Roman society - from Cicero to Tacitus

2:35 - 2:55 Susan Fogarty
Documenting the Life of a Slave: Peering into the life of a slave through a selection of papyri from the first four centuries of Roman Egypt

2:55 - 3:15 Stephen Colvin
Language and agency

Tea Break

3:45 - 4:10 Belinda Stojanovic
Written in the Stars: Early Greek Conceptions of the Self In Their Cultural Context

4:10-4:30 Philippa Bather
The Theme of Invitation in Petronius' Cena Trimalchionis and Plato's Symposium


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