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Lectures and Seminars

Lectures on Mondays at 10 in S0.19; Fridays at 10 in OC1.06
Seminars: Gp A, Fri at 9 in H3.56; Gp B, Fri at 10 in OC1.06; Gp C, Fri at 11 in Lib2

Autumn Term 2017

Week 1 Mon 02/10: No lecture
Fri 06/10: The first imperial succession
Week 2 Mon 9/10: Tacitus' Germanicus
Fri 13/10: Death of Germanicus
Week 3 Mon 16/10: Maiestas - treason against the state?
Fri 20/10: Trial of Piso - Seminar Debate
Week 4 Mon 23/10: Tacitus and the Principate
Fri 27/10: Caligula: mad, bad, or misunderstood?
Week 5 Mon 30/10: Claudius, 'Saturnalian emperor'?
Fri 03/11: Claudius in his own words - Seminar Presentations
Week 6 Reading Week - No lectures
Week 7 Mon 13/11: Nero's Golden Age
Fri 17/11: Year of the Four Emperors
Week 8 Mon 20/11: The new Flavian dynasty
Fri 24/11: The last of the Flavians - Seminar Presentations 
Week 9 Mon 27/11: The Flavian Reconstruction of Rome
Fri 01/12: Trajan's foreign conquests
Week 10 Mon 04/12: Hadrian's New Athens
Fri 8/12: The Panhellenion

Spring Term 2018

Week 1 Mon 08/01: Being Greek in a Roman World 1
Fri 12/01: Being Greek in a Roman World 2
Week 2 Mon 15/01: Images of the elite
Fri 19/01: Civic life in the East: a world of festivals? [AG guest lecture]
Week 3 Mon 22/01: Hadrian and the Greek East
Fri 26/01: A closer look at coins - Seminar presentations
Week 4 Mon 29/01: Integration of provincials into Roman society
Fri 02/02: Ruling the empire
Week 5 Mon 05/02: Pliny and Bithynia
Fri 09/02: The Best Roman Governor - Seminar presentations
Week 6 Reading Week - No lectures
Week 7 Mon 19/02: Running the economy
Fri 23/02: Life in Egypt under Roman rule
Week 8 Mon 26/02: Popular resistance to Rome
Fri 02/03: Opposition to Nero - Seminar presentations
Week 9 Mon 05/03: Jewish revolts and resistance 1
Fri 09/03: Jewish revolts and resistance 2
Week 10 Mon 12/03: Civic life in the West: Spain
Fri 16/03: Emperor worship

Summer Term 2018

Week 1 Mon 23/04: Robert Graves' I Claudius and Claudius the God
Fri 27/04: Robert Graves' Claudius
Week 2 Mon 30/04: Piso and Germanicus revisited
Fri 04/05: Revision Class
Week 3 Mon 07/05: No class - bank holiday
Fri 11/03: Revision Class