We are pleased to announce the publication of our latest BICS journal, 57.2. BICS-57-2 published December 2014 This BICS contains Maria G. Xanthou Ludolph Dissen, August Boeckh, Gottfried Hermann and Tycho Mommsen: tracing asyndeton , steering influence Aggelos Kapellos In defence of Mantitheus: structure, strategy and argumentation in Lysias 16 Sarah Burges Watson Orpheus’ erotic mysteries: Plato, pederasty, and the Zagreus myth in Phanocles F 1
The Institute of Classical Studies invites expressions of interest from potential applicants to the new round of Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships as part of a larger initiative by the School of Advanced Study, University of London. This follows the appointment of Professor Greg Woolf to the Directorship of the Institute as of 1 January 2015.
Two issues of the Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies , have now appeared devoted entirely to Ancient History -- Vols.
We are delighted to announce that from academic year 2015-16 the Institute will be accepting PhD students. Students applying to the Institute will also be able to benefit from the opportunities provided by the London Arts & Humanities Partnership. Further information both about postgraduate study at the Institute and the AHRC studentships available through LAHP can be found by following the links. The Institute Manager will be pleased to answer preliminary enquiries about studying at ICS.
We are very sorry to report the death on 21st August of Ana Healey, who was Librarian of the Classics Combined Library in the days when the Library and the Institute were housed in Gordon Square. She had joined the Library in 1959 and was appointed as Librarian in 1972, after the sudden death of Joyce Southan. Ana retired in 1989 and those who used the Library in the three decades before then will well remember her Infinite kindness and quiet competence.
We are pleased to announce Professor Greg Woolf has been appointed Director of the Institute of Classical Studies. He will assume his new role in January 2015. Follow the link below for further information. http://www.sas.ac.uk/about-us/news/authority-roman-empire-head-institute...
New Supplements available for order now:- Supplement 102: SEEING RED: NEW ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL PERSPECTIVES ON GALLO-ROMAN TERRA SIGILLATA Edited by Michael Fulford and Emma Durham ISBN 978-1-905670-47-5 £90 Supplement 115: Vanishing Acts on ancient Greek amulets: from oral perfomance to visual design Christoper A. Faraone ISBN 978-1-905670-40-6 £38.00 Supplement 116: CURRENCY & EXCHANGE IN ANCIENT POMPEII RICHARD HOBBS ISBN 978-1-905670-41-3 £48.00 Supplement 117: