The Derek Walcott Postgraduate Reading Group1 December 2017This is the fifth annual postgraduate reading group in an already well-established series focusing on classical antiquity and its legacy in (post-)modernist writers.
Classical Antiquity & Memory24 October 2017This is the report of the second conference we supported at the end of September, Classical Antiquity & Memory, which took place at the University of Bonn, Germany.
A Report on Ovid Across Europe24 October 2017In September we supported two international conferences that brought together classicists and researchers from across the world to debate the importance of Classics in both local and global contexts. While they are fresh in our minds, we would like to share brief reports of each, starting with Ovid Across Europe.
IGRCT 2016/17 Annual Report Published26 September 2017The new academic year is off to an exciting start with two international conferences (Classical Antiquity & Memory and Ovid Across Europe) and a fourth celebration of Bristol-born John Addington Symonds. As we contemplate the future, it is always worth reflecting on the past, the challenges faced, projects completed, initiatives begun. All this, and more, can be found in our Annual Report for 2016/17.
The 2017/18 Morgan Scholarship: Recipient Announced6 June 2017The Institute of Greece, Rome, and the Classical Tradition is delighted to announce that Rebecca Rengel, who obtained her BA from the University of Western Australia, has been awarded the Morgan Scholarship for 2017/18.
Travel Bursaries 201710 January 2017We are delighted to be able to offer a number of travel bursaries for 2017 to the value of £300 each for both undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Bristol.
Publication Announcement5 January 2017We are pleased to share details of two recent publications by our current and former Directors.
The Calvino Postgraduate Reading Group20 December 2016This postgraduate reading group offers the unique opportunity to explore the classical tradition in the texts of celebrated Italian author, Italo Calvino.