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'The Greek language and Greek identities: c. 1500 BCE to 2021 CE' A.G. Leventis Inaugural Lecture 2021

A. G. Leventis Inaugural Lecture, 22 September 2021 The inaugural lecture of Professor Roderick Beaton's Leventis Visiting Professor at the University of Edinburgh will be, 'The Greek…

From  Muireann Crowley on September 23rd, 2021 0 likes 1 plays

Classics course options 2021

Information about the first-year Classics courses available to outside students

From  Michael O'Reilly on June 8th, 2021 0 likes 70 plays 0  

PGHC11506 Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs: Week 1_2

Video by Dr Zsuzsanna Vegh for Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs Introduction: Week 1

From  Anna Raczynski on January 5th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

CL - Lecture 3b - Particular Propositions

You have already met Aristotle's universal propositions, universal assertion, "every a is b", and universal denial, "no a is b". The negations of these are his particular…

From  Haoran Peng on October 3rd, 2020 0 likes 476 plays 0  

HCA - Classics option courses 2020

Listen to Head of Classics Dr Lucy Grig as she introduces you to the Classics options courses available in 2020. Greek World 1a - semester 1 - contact Dr David Lewis for more information -…

From  Michael O'Reilly on August 24th, 2020 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Divinity - Biblical Studies courses

Our two partner courses Prophets and their Oracles (BIST08019) and Paul and His Letters (BIST08022) offer an introduction to Biblical Studies, and you can also learn Hebrew (BIST08013) or Greek…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

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 52 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 22 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 44 plays

Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

From  Alison Newell on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy

Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy, was interviewed in March 2018 about her experience of writing Wikipedia articles about Women in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 16th, 2018 0 likes 78 plays 0  

The Kefalonian Dialect in Wiktionary and how Wikitherapy addresses social equality in open-source language projects - Mina Theofilatou

The Kefalonian Dialect in Wiktionary and how Wikitherapy addresses social equality in open-source language projects Mina Theofilatou, Greek Wikipedia. Overview of topic: Kefalonia is an island in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 20th, 2017 0 likes 43 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 628 plays 0