School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Seminars

All Seminars

  • Dr Jon Hesk - "Ponēra orgē: the problem of ‘anger’ in Aristophanes’ Lysistrata"

    Date/Time: 8 January 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • Dr Ivan Matijašić - "The Thucydidean Studies of J. Enoch Powell"

    Date/Time: 11 December 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • Professor Meiling (Sofia) Huang - "Dual Supervision System in Roman Law"

    Date/Time: 4 December 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • Audrey Gouy - "Sensory Rituals: Textiles and Adornment in Ancient Dance"

    Date/Time: 20 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • Dr Benjamin Cartlidge - "Listing Reads, Reading Lists: The Epithet and the Catalogue in Athenaeus"

    Date/Time: 13 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • Dr Jacqueline Klooster - Theocritus and the power of love

    Date/Time: 6 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • Dr Anke Walter - "Seasonality and the Calendar in Ovid’s exile poetry"

    Date/Time: 30 October 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • Professor Christian Laes - Writing the history of fatness and thinness in Graeco-Roman antiquity

    Date/Time: 23 October 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building

  • The Making of the Greek Genocide

    Date/Time: 6 May 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • “Brexit: Historical and Political Perspectives”

    Date/Time: 13 March 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The identification of dung used for construction in the Neolithic Period: Geo-ethnoarchaeological multi-proxy approaches

    Date/Time: 5 December 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Professor Brendan Simms (University of Cambridge) - Insights Public Lecture - title tbc

    Date/Time: 12 March 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Newcastle University

  • The short and the long 20th century. German and European perspectives

    Date/Time: 5 February 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Belgian Cousins, Prussian Tyrants and British Windsors: Changing perceptions of European Monarchy in Wartime Britain, 1914-1919

    Date/Time: 6 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Round table and Book Launch: A Cultural History of Peace in the Age of Enlightenment (1648-1815)

    Date/Time: 19 February 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The politics of recognition: identity and misidentification in Romanian encounters in Europe, 1825-1900

    Date/Time: 4 December 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Nation Before Violence or the Other Way Round? On the Intimate Relationship Between Mass Nationalization and Violence in Twentieth-Century Spain

    Date/Time: 20 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Rotten or Riveting Roman Galleries?

    Date/Time: 30 April 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Compound-specific radiocarbon dating of archaeological faecal biomarkers

    Date/Time: 27 February 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The origins and development of non-written administrative technologies in the ancient near-east

    Date/Time: 13 February 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Import, intensify or innovate: isotopic and archaeobotanical evidence for cereal supply in Roman Britain

    Date/Time: 28 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • “Lonely Bodies and Social Contexts: Emotion History and the Problem of Loneliness”

    Date/Time: 22 January, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Lithics in the Wadi Dabsa landscape: a geoarchaeological framework for Palaeolithic activity

    Date/Time: 21 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • How to build an Iron Age hoard: no Allen key required

    Date/Time: 14 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Everyday archaeology: Religion, mining and historical imagination on Naxos (Greece)

    Date/Time: 7 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Digging into Austen Henry Layard's archives. The archaeological rediscovery of Assyria

    Date/Time: 31 October 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16 Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Exploring the dynamics of Muslim and Christian diet and economies in multi faith societies of the Medieval Mediterranean using stable isotopes

    Date/Time: 24 October 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 2.16, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • “Talking Disease: Collecting Community and Sufferer Stories to Understand the Long-term Impacts of Infectious Disease on Society”

    Date/Time: 8 January 2020, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • “Mental Disorder in the British Royal Navy 1740-1820: Environment, Mobility, and Community”

    Date/Time: 13 November 2019, 16:00

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • England, France, and Imperial Imaginations in Indigenous Trans-Appalachia 1585-1715

    Date/Time: 30 October 2019

    Venue: Room 1.05, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Occupational hazards: measuring the extent of the division of labour in the economy of classical Athens.

    Date/Time: 3 May, 17:00

    Venue: Room 2.50, Armstrong Building