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Professor David Tandy: 'Slavery, honour and ideology in Homer'

Professor David Tandy (Leeds) explores the dynamics of slavery and honour in Homer, and how the realities of production in early Greece interlocked with ideas about honour and social interaction.…

From  Muireann Crowley on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

MSc Ancient Worlds: Ancient Egyptian Religion and the Afterlife

This video offers a sample of the instruction available on the Ancient Eyptian Religion and the Afterlife online course.

From  Muireann Crowley on November 18th, 2019 0 likes 12 plays

An introduction to MSc Ancient Worlds (Online Learning)

This short video gives you an introduction to our MSc Ancient Worlds (Online Learning) programme from Dr Benedikt Eckhardt

From  Michael O'Reilly on August 20th, 2019 0 likes 66 plays 0  

An introduction to MSc Ancient History

This short video gives you an introduction to our MSc Ancient History programme from Dr Kim Czajkowski

From  Michael O'Reilly on August 7th, 2019 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Dr David Doddington (Cardiff University); 'The best man whipped and the other one took it': violence, honour, and solidarity in US slave communities

Public Lecture by Dr David Doddington (Cardiff University) Meadows Lecture Theatre, 10 May 2019, 17:15-18:30 'The best man whipped and the other one took it': violence, honour, and…

From  Muireann Crowley on May 21st, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Prof. Andrew Erskine - Roman Power, Greek Reaction

Andrew Erskine, Professor of Ancient History, delivered his inaugural lecture entitled "Roman power, Greek reaction". At the beginning of second century BC, Rome announced that it had…

From  Muireann Crowley on April 30th, 2019 0 likes 25 plays

Republicanism in mid-sixteenth century Italy by Dr. Lucinda Byatt

Republicanism in mid-sixteenth century Italy: Florentine exiles, Brutus and (a little) Dante Dr Lucinda Byatt discusses a literary dialogue set in Rome in the 1540s highlights the significance of…

From  Robbie Bushe on February 14th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Dr Jo Rowland - Egyptology - Research in a Nutshell

Dr Rowland talks about her research on the Archaeology of Ancient Egypt.

From  Karen Howie on April 3rd, 2018 0 likes 97 plays 0  

Dr Joanne Rowland - Ancient Egyptian Religion and the Afterlife

Dr Joanne Rowland introduces her course 'Ancient Egyptian Religion and the Afterlife', part of the online programmes offered by the School of History, Classics and Archaeology at the…

From  Ian Chard on July 4th, 2017 0 likes 217 plays 0  

Dr Lucy Grig - Popular Culture in the Ancient World- Research in a Nutshell

Lucy talks about her research interests.

From  Karen Howie on February 15th, 2017 0 likes 435 plays 0  

Professor Douglas Cairns -Classics- Research in a Nutshell

Douglas talks about his research interests.

From  Karen Howie on February 15th, 2017 0 likes 463 plays 0  

Professor Gavin Kelly - Latin Literature - Research in a Nutshell

Gavin talks about his research.

From  Karen Howie on February 15th, 2017 0 likes 240 plays 0  

Martin Crapper: Ancient Water Systems

In this video Martin describes how his research is applying modern engineering to understand the Roman water supply for Constantinople, from its sources in the Thracian forests, through the…

From  Billy Rosendale on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 72 plays 0