Welcome to the Classical Association South West!
In Term 2 and 3 of the academic year 2017-2018, we had three excellent lectures at Exeter College. We were particularly pleased to see that these were well-attended by Exeter College students, who asked our speakers extremely insightful questions. On 10th January, Prof. Helen Lovatt (Nottingham) gave a lecture entitled ‘Argonauts: Myth and Reception’. This lecture explored … Continue reading Prof. Helen Lovatt, Prof. Patrick Finglass and Dr Jonathan Prag
In Term 1 of 2017-18, we moved our CA talks down to Exeter College. We are very grateful to Exeter College for hosting these events, and we would particularly like to thank Mike Beer for all his help and hard work promoting the lectures! We have been very fortunate this term to have heard two … Continue reading Prof. Rebecca Langlands and Dr Emma Cole
We are pleased to welcome Dr Katherine McDonald as the new Chair of CA Southwest. Katherine joined the University of Exeter in September 2016 as a Lecturer in Classics and Ancient History. She is a Classicist and linguist working mainly on the languages of pre-Roman and early Roman Italy, with a particular interest in ancient multilingualism. … Continue reading New Chair of CA Southwest
Tonight, we are celebrating the end of the 2016-2017 academic year (and the beginning of exams) with our last CA lecture of the year. Dr Charlotte Tupman is a Research Fellow in Digital Humanities at the University of Exeter whose previous work includes working in collaboration with other Classicists to create systems to encode and publish … Continue reading Dr Charlotte Tupman: ‘Don’t make me code!’ Shaping the future of digital Classics research