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GIS Reports: 1/5/2015 and 8/5/2015
Graduate Interdisciplinary Seminar

GIS Reports: 1/5/2015 and 8/5/2015

The start of a new term means the return of the Graduate Interdisciplinary Seminar (GIS), chaired this term by Livvy Elder and myself. As undergraduates retreat to the library to revise, the postgraduate community here at Cambridge continues to flourish, and we’ve had a question-packed opening two weeks, summaries of which you can find below. … Continue reading

The Labours of Herakles: Cast Gallery exhibition
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The Labours of Herakles: Cast Gallery exhibition

Just thought I would put in a quick plug for the Cast Gallery’s current exhibtion, which launched on Friday: ‘The Labours of Herakles’ by New Zealand artist Marian Maguire. The exhibition is a series of interesting and beautifully-done etchings and lithographs depicting Herakles as a participant in the history of New Zealand – mostly focusing … Continue reading

Graduate Interdisciplinary Seminar

GIS reports, 27/2/15 and 6/3/15: Homer’s women, bilingual textbooks, Suetonius’ Greek and Byronic translation

Your very sorry and humble correspondent comes to you as a suppliant and offers heartfelt repentance for her arrogance of three and a half weeks ago; this GIS report will be a very late bumper bonus issue, covering both the antepenultimate and penultimate weeks’ worth of seminar sessions. Continue reading