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from c.1970 to the Present


The Project
About the project

Project Publications
(including Archived Conference papers)

Specialist Bibliography
Masks Workshop Video

Critical Essays

New Voices
Practitioners' Voices

2010 Conference

A Democratic Turn


2009 Democratic Turn Eseminar

1998-2008 Archived topics

Drama Database
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Poetry Database

(pilot v. 1)
An Introduction

Case Study 1:
Michael Longley

Case Study 2:
Eavan Boland and
Olga Broumas

Database Pilot Sample:
Eavan Boland
Olga Broumas
Ted Hughes
Michael Longley

Classical historiography, ideas and material culture
Exhibiting Democracy

Classical Reception Studies Network


Copyright Notice


Conference Papers

The January Conference 1999   Theatre : Ancient and Modern

The January Conference 1996   The Reception of Classical Texts and Images

Colloquium Papers

The Open Colloquium 2003 The Role of Greek Drama and Poetry in Crossing and Redefining Cultural Boundaries

The Open Colloquium 1999 Tony Harrison's Poetry, Drama and Film : The Classical Dimension  

Conference Abstracts

Classics in the Modern World: 'A democratic turn?' - an international, interdisciplinary conference, 2010

Current Debates in Classical Reception Studies - an international, interdisciplinary conference, 2007

Classics in Post-Colonial Worlds - an international, interdisciplinary conference, 2004
(Selected proceedings published in L. Hardwick and C. Gillespie (eds) 2006. Classics in Post-Colonial Worlds. Oxford: Oxford University Press)


Greek Drama Day   Walton Hall, July 1998 - A Report