Michaelmas Term Seminar Series: 'Classics and Poetry Now'

online digital poster mt seminar 2019 classics poetry now

Free, all welcome, no booking required.


14 Oct. Lorna Hardwick (Open University) & Justine McConnell (KCL): 'Classics and Poetry Now: words and the company they keep'

21 Oct. Elizabeth Vandiver (Whitman College) & Stephen Harrison (Oxford): 'Going digital with World War 1 poetry: Wilfred Owen and Charles Hamilton Sorley’

28 Oct. Josephine Balmer (poet and translator), Fiona Cox (Exeter) & Elena Theodorakopoulos (Birmingham): ‘Farewells, Debts and Ale: poetic inspiration from non-literary texts’


4 Nov. Ioanna Karamanou (Thessaloniki): 'The Reception of Prometheus in “Prometheus: The Play of a Day” by Nikephoros Vrettakos’

11 Nov. Henry Stead (St Andrews): 'Comrade Catullus: the translation practice of Jack Lindsay’

18 Nov. Genevieve Liveley (Bristol): ‘Reception Unboxed: Anne Carson and remediating the Classics’

25 Nov. Holly Ranger (Institute of Classical Studies, London): 'Sylvia Plath’s Classical Palimpsests’


2 Dec. Maria de Fatima Silva (Coimbra) & Susana Marques (Coimbra): ‘Modern Portuguese Poets and the Greeks: a poetic theory’