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Congratulations to Laura Conroy

Laura Conroy recently defended her PhD thesis on "The Influence of Achaemenid Royal Ideology and Court Practice on Alexander the Great" with great success. Laura’s thesis is the first systematic...

Congratulations to Ana Kotarcic

“Aristotle on Language and Style: The Concept of Lexis” by Ana Kotarcic, one of our former PhD students supervised by Stephen Halliwell, was published by Cambridge University Press in October 2020 .

MLitt in Classics: applications now open

The MLitt in Classics is an intensive one-year programme that offers students full-immersion, first-hand experience with the big themes in the Classics today. It provides training in key academic and transferable...