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The Politics of Classical Scholarship in Twentieth-Century Italy

Friday 5th May, 10:30am to 4:30pm
Armstrong Building, room 3.16

This workshop will be held in person however should you wish to receive a Zoom link, please email The programme of the workshop is as follows:


10:30am to 11:30am: Samual Agbamu (Reading), Studies on Petrarch's Latin under Fascism




11:40am to 12:40pm: Sergio Brillante (Paris), Thinking of Rome, Speaking in London. Piero Treves at the BBC




14:30pm to 15:30pm: Eugenia Vitello (Oxford), Togliatti's Attitude towards Ancient History in Politics: Between Theory and Practice


15:30pm to 16:30pm: General Discussion