The Centre for Hellenistic and Romano-Greek Culture and Society has organised and hosted many related research conferences. These conferences draw together academics and postgraduates for discussion, research dissemination and to promote research collaborations.


Forthcoming events: Antigonid Network Seminars

  • Tuesday 9th November 2021, 5 pm (UK), Francesco Ferrara on his book, (2020) Basileus e Basileia. Forme e luoghi della regalità macedone, Edizioni Quasar.
  • Tuesday 7th December 2021, 5 pm (UK), Manuela Mari on “Interactions between Antigonid kings and local authorities” (epigraphy)

More coming soon.

 Past events

  • Tuesday 28th September 2021, Robin Waterfield on his book, (2021) The Making of a King. Antigonus Gonatas of Macedon and the Greeks, University of Chicago Press.
  • The Sensoaesthetic Aspect of Ancient Materials, 1st -2nd of July 2021, University of Exeter in Collaboration with The Cyprus Institute. A workshop organized by Maria Gerolemou (A. G. Leventis Research Associate, University of Exeter) and Thilo Rehren (A. G. Leventis Professor for Archaeological Sciences, The Cyprus Institute)
  • Change and Resilience in Antiquity Seminar Series April – July 2021. Programme Change and Resilience in Antiquity Seminar Series April – July 2021
  • Tuesday 15th June 2021, 5pm BST: Chrysanthi Kallini, on pottery in Antigonid Macedonia. The recording can be found here.
  • Tuesday 18th May 2021, 5 pm BST: Olga Palagia on Antigonid Portraiture. The recording can be found here.
  • Tuesday 9th March 2021, 5 pm BST: Katerina Panagopoulou on her book, Τhe Early Antigonids: Coinage, Money and the Economy (2021). The recording can be found here.
  • Tuesday 26th January 2021, 5 pm BST: Peter Van Alfen on The Antigonid Coins Online project. The recording can be found here.
  • Thursday 26th November 2020, 4.30 pm BST: Monica D’Agostini on her book, The Rise of Philip V (2019). The recording can be found here.
  • Friday 25th September 2020, 9 am BST: Charlotte Dunn & Pat Wheatley on their book, Demetrius the Besieger (2020). The recording can be found here.
  • Technological Animation in Classical Antiquity, supported by the A. G. Leventis Foundation, 6th – 7th December 2019. 
  • Day-School: Kings, Queens and Cities. An informal day-school with Sheila Ager. 30th April 2019, University of Exeter.
  • Conference: Macedonia After Alexander: the Antigonids and their Kingdom, 8th June 2018, University of Exeter. Supported by the A.G. Leventis Foundation. Programme
  • Day-School: Dynastica Hellenistica. An informal day-school with Pat Wheatley. 17th November 2017, University of Exeter.
  • Dialogues between Greece and the East, 9-12 September 2013, An international conference organised and funded through the Leventis Initiative on the Impact of Greek Culture.
  • On the Psyche: Studies in Literature, Health, and Psychology, 4-7 July 2013, A conference supported by the College of Humanities, the Centre for Medical History, and the Classics Department, University of Exeter, to celebrate the work of Professor Christopher Gill. See the conference page in the Centre for Medical History website for more details.
  • Cultural F(r)ictions in Hellenistic Literature, 27-28 September 2012.
  • Approaches to Ancient Medicine, 2011, Supported by the Classical Association and the Wellcome Trust, at the Centre for Medical History, University of Exeter.