Is There a History of Laughter? | University of Oxford

Is There a History of Laughter?

Speaker
Professor Mary Beard, OBE, FBA
Event date
Event time
17:00 - 18:00
Venue
Mansfield College
Mansfield Road
Oxford
OX1 3TF
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
None
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

Professor Mary Beard, broadcaster and Professor of Classics at the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Newnham College. Author of numerous books on the Ancient World, including the 2008 Wolfson Prize-winner Pompeii: The life of a Roman Town. Presenter of the highly-acclaimed TV series, Meet the Romans as well as documentaries about Pompeii and the Emperor Caligula.