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Events

Research events play an important role in our active research culture. Academic staff from the University and other institutions come together with students to share and debate the latest ideas and developments.

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30 January 201916:30

Dr Kathryn Stevens (Durham) - TBC

Classics and Ancient History Research Seminar. Full details
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13 February 201916:30

Prof. Hans Van Wees (KCL) - TBC

Classics and Ancient History Research Seminar. Full details
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20 February 201916:30

Prof. Martin Revermann - TBC

Classics and Ancient History Research Seminar. Full details
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27 February 201916:30

Dr Jeroen Wijnendaele (Ghent) - TBC

Classics and Ancient History Research Seminar. Full details
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28 February 201915:00

Sex, Sexuality and Classical Reception

This event brings together early career researchers studying how the history of sex and sexuality intersects with the reception of the ancient world in the 19th and 20th centuries. Full details
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13 March 201916:30

Did Aristophanes Kill Socrates? An Enlightenment Debate Ross Caroll (Exeter)

Classics and Ancient History Research Seminar. Full details
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20 March 201917:00

CA Lecture: Prof. Greg Woolf (ICS) - TBC

CA Lecture, Exeter College. Full details
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27 March 201916:30

Prof. Catherine M. Connors (Washington) "Notes from underground: Geology and Revelation in Heliodorus’ Aethiopica"

In his expansive and adventurous novel the Aethiopica, Heliodorus makes extensive use of vocabulary and motifs of geological and geographical discourse about rivers, caves and other natural features.. Full details
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1 May 201917:00

CA Lecture: Matt Bryden - "Lost and Found"

CA Lecture at Exeter College. Poetry reading + Q&A. Full details
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8 May 201916:30

Prof. Emily Gowers (Cambridge) - TBC

Classics and Ancient History Research Seminar. Full details
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13 May 201916:30

Prof. Douglas Cairns (Edinburgh) - TBC

Classics and Ancient History Research Seminar. Full details
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7 June 20199:00

Technosomata: Sexuality, Gender, Reproduction and technology

This workshop proposes to explore the ways that technology (broadly defined) produces, configures or reshapes gender and sexuality. Cosmetics, prosthetics, athletics, pharmaceutics and sexual tools or machines (e.g. dildos, mirrors, adornment: clothes, and jewellery) can all be considered in terms of enhancement technologies with a variety of aims, including longevity, and at healthier and improved appearance. They have a pervasive impact on gender, as they redefine the limits of the physical body, as well as on sexuality in terms of rewriting the script for erotic action emphasizing sexual pleasure, or assisting/preventing reproduction.. Full details
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24 June 2019

Institute of Coding Summer School 2019 at the University of Exeter

For students with little or no experience of programming or coding, the Institute of Coding Summer School at Exeter is an opportunity to enhance your digital skills through a course designed to introduce you to the fundamentals of computer programming and social data analysis. Full details
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