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Warwick Classics Network receives the support of the A. G. Leventis Foundation

The A. G. Leventis Foundation is to support the work of the Warwick Classics Network and their work to further encourage the teaching of Classical Civilisation and Ancient History in schools across the UK, and especially in Warwickshire and Coventry.

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The Warwick Classics Network is the umbrella for all engagement activity undertaken by Warwick linked to the teaching of Classical Civilisation and Ancient History; including teaching resources, outreach events and school visits.

The Network comprises teachers and academics dedicated to the promotion and support of Classics teaching in the West Midlands. Participants are encouraged to share ideas, experiences, and skills, to be creative in their teaching, and in turn are provided with training and advice to support them.


New publication on Augustus in JRS

New article by Alison Cooley critiquing the idea of the Augustan Principate:

https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-roman-studies/article/from-the-augustan-principate-to-the-invention-of-the-age-of-augustus/547774A46869200583A73ACA4561DA31/share/d8c8c94f64adf37e0bdcf10399c579151dcc50a3


Dr. Caroline Petit awarded the quinquennal Médaille de Chénier

In March 2019, Dr. Caroline Petit was awarded the Médaille de Chénier of the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres (Paris), for her book Galien de Pergame ou la rhétorique de la Providence. Médecine, littérature et pouvoir à Rome, Brill, 2018. This quinquennal award distinguishes a book of significance in the field of Greek language and literature.


Coin of the Month: Greek by name, Indian by nature: Indo–Greek Coinage

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In May's coin of the month Tunrayo Olaoshun explores Indo-Greek coinage. Read more here.


Coin of the Month: The snake god and the satirist

April's coin of the month, written by Matthew Smith, explores Lucian's Alexander in connection with a coin from Abonuteichos.


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