News

Library closure

Wednesday 18 March 2020
The library will close at 5pm on Thursday 19 March, and will remain closed until further notice. This closure is in response to public health advice. If you wish to borrow any books, please either come in before this time, or email the Library to ask for a postal loan. The contact address iclass.enquiries@london.ac.uk will be monitored throughout the closure and the staff will do their best to help with any queries.

Grote Prize Winner announced

Wednesday 11 March 2020
We are very pleased to announce that this year's Grote Prize has been awarded to Giulia Maltagliati. Giulia is undertaking a PhD on ‘Persuading by Paradeigmata : the role of historical examples in Attic Oratory’ at Royal Holloway University of London. The George Grote Prize is offered every year by the Institute of Classical Studies from the fund bequeathed by the late Professor V. L. Ehrenberg. The Prize of £3000 is awarded for an original and hitherto unpublished study on a topic in ancient history and is open to current research students of the University of London.

Dr Emma Bridges, FHEA

Thursday 26 September 2019
We are delighted to congratulate Dr Emma Bridges, our Public Engagement Fellow, who has just been elected a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Dr Victoria Leonard, FRHistS

Monday 5 August 2019
We are delighted to congratulate our Research Associate Dr Victoria Leonard on her election as a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.

Classics Library closed from 4pm on 12 July and on 13 July

Thursday 11 July 2019
Senate House building will be closed this weekend. The Combined Classics Library will be closed from 4pm on Friday and all day on Saturday. We apologise for the short notice, and the inconvenience this may cause. We expect the Library to be open as normal on Monday 15 July.

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Thursday 11 July 2019
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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship for ICS Research Associate

Tuesday 11 June 2019
We are delighted to announce that Dr Caroline Spearing, ICS Research Associate, has been awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship at Exeter University. Caroline has been awarded this highly competitive Fellowship to work on seventeenth-century university anthologies of neo-Latin verse.

Webster and Tarrant Fellows 2019-20

Friday 3 May 2019
We are very pleased to announce the award of the T.B.L. Webster Fellowship for 2019-20 to Professor Johanna Hanink of Brown University and of Dorothy Tarrant Fellowships to Professor Ann Brysbaert of Leiden University and to Professor Judith Evans-Grubbs of Emory University. We look forward to welcoming them to the Institute.

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