Images of Roman Emperors from the Ancient World to the Modern: Understandings and Misunderstandings

Speaker
Professor Mary Beard
Event date
Event time
18:00 - 19:00
Venue
Wolfson College
Linton Road
Oxford
OX2 6UD
Venue details

The Hall

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

Professor Mary Beard​ will be delivering the annual Syme Lecture, speaking about 'Images of Roman Emperors from the Ancient World to the Modern: Understandings and Misunderstandings'.

The Syme Lecture was established in memory of the eminent Roman historian, Sir Ronald Syme, OM, a Fellow of the College from 1970 until 1989, and widely regarded as the twentieth century's greatest historian of ancient Rome. Held in Michaelmas term each year.