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Bookings now open for Spring Music Taster Days

From Faculty of Music. Published on Feb 18, 2018.

Hulsean Lectures 2018

By from News. Published on Feb 18, 2018.

Professor Marilynne Robinson will deliver the 2018 Hulsean Lectures series, entitled, 'Holy Moses: An appreciation of Genesis and Exodus as Literature and Theology.'

Prof Fowden's digital photo archive now online

By from News. Published on Feb 12, 2018.

Fixed-Term University Lectureship in Classics (Classical Linguistics and Comparative Philology)

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Feb 09, 2018.

Details of how to apply for this fixed-term post are available online. Closing date 7 March 2018.

University Lecturer in Classics (Ancient History)

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Feb 09, 2018.

Details of how to apply for this established post are now available on line. Closing date 13 March 2018.

Julius Caesar Revealed - BBC one

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Feb 09, 2018.

Mary Beard looks into some of the big questions surrounding one of the most prominent rulers in history.

Cool Japanese Men: Studying New Masculinities at Cambridge

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Feb 09, 2018.

Dr Yannis Galanakis elected to The Archaeological Society at Athens

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Feb 08, 2018.

Dr Galanakis has been elected to a regular membership of The Archaeological Society at Athens, the oldest archaeological organisation in Greece established in 1837.

Undergraduate Open Day, April 23rd 2018: Bookings now open

By from News. Published on Feb 07, 2018.

Divine Creation & Linguistic Creations Audio Recordings Now Available

By from News. Published on Feb 06, 2018.

The audio recordings from the Divine Creations Conference on the work of Professor Janet Soskice are now available online.

Emeritus Professor Peter Kornicki publishes new book: Languages, scripts, and Chinese texts in East Asia

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Feb 05, 2018.

Margaret Faultless Appointed as University of London Professor

From Faculty of Music. Published on Feb 05, 2018.

Book Launch: Sermons on the Apostles' Creed

By from News. Published on Feb 02, 2018.

INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE 3 - 4 JULY 2018

By from News. Published on Feb 01, 2018.

The Faculty of Divinity are hosting the upcoming conference on Dual-Religious Belonging in Hinduism and Christianity

Liszt research shortlisted for Fedora Prize

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jan 30, 2018.

'Cool Japanese Men' Dr Brigitte Steger Publishes new book of student's work

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Jan 29, 2018.

Are Tensions Thawing on the Korean Peninsula?

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Jan 25, 2018.

JOB VACANCY: Administrative Assistant (part time)

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jan 18, 2018.

The CREWS project at the Fitzwilliam Museum

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Jan 17, 2018.

The CREWS project has collaborated with the Fitzwilliam Museum and the British Museum to produce a fantastic display.

Dr John Nilsson-Wright discusses the high-level diplomatic talks on the Korean peninsula

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Jan 09, 2018.

2017 Faculty of Music Teaching Prize

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jan 08, 2018.

2017 Bliss Prize for Composition

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jan 08, 2018.

Clare Chambers awarded a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship

From Faculty of Philosophy. Published on Jan 08, 2018.

Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Jan 03, 2018.

Professor Michael Reeve elected to Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei

Dr Ferraby: 2017 Illustration Award Winner

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Jan 03, 2018.

Dr Rose Ferraby, Research Associate in the Faculty of Classics, is a recipient of the Michael Marks Awards for Poetry Pamphlets 2017

Stanton Lectures 2018: ‘Theology and the Anthropology of Christian Life’

By from News. Published on Dec 21, 2017.

Professor Joel Robbins (Sigrid Rausing Professor of Social Anthropology) will deliver the 2018 Stanton Lectures.

Matthew Machin-Autenrieth on BBC World Service: The Forum

From Faculty of Music. Published on Dec 20, 2017.

Archaeology Book of the Year Award

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Dec 20, 2017.

Details of how to vote are now available online.

2018 Ancient World Video Competition

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Dec 18, 2017.

Cambridge Classics' 2018 Ancient World Video Competition is now open for entries.

Dr Barak Kushner interviewed in Chinese about his time at National Taiwan University

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Dec 18, 2017.

Dr Dragos Calma wins €1,992,643 ERC Consolidator Grant

By from News. Published on Dec 15, 2017.

Dr Dragos Calma (Clare College) has won a €1,992,643 ERC Consolidator Grant 2017​, Neoplatonism and Abrahamic Traditions

The Cambridge Greek Play 2019

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Dec 13, 2017.

The Cambridge Greek Play for 2019 has been announced.

Local schools are inspired by Ovid

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Dec 11, 2017.

A celebratory event for students who produced creative responses to tales from Ovid.

Clare Chambers on dress codes on the BBC website

From Faculty of Philosophy. Published on Dec 08, 2017.

Tony Street and Joel Cabrita awarded Cambridge Humanities Research Grants

By from News. Published on Dec 06, 2017.

Two members of the Faculty, Tony Street and Joel Cabrita, have received awards in the first round of the Cambridge Humanities Research Grants Scheme 2017/18.

The North Korean Nuclear Question: A View From South Korea

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Dec 04, 2017.

Marieke Dhont awarded British Academy Fellowship

By from News. Published on Dec 04, 2017.

Dr Marieke Dhont (Phd, UCLouvain and KU Leuven) has been awarded a British Academy postdoctoral fellowship to work in the Faculty starting in January 2018. Her research will focus on “The Expression of Jewish Identity through Greek Language and Literary Heritage”

North Korea: What could tip the balance?

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Nov 30, 2017.

Dr Weiss Quoted in New York Times

By from News. Published on Nov 28, 2017.

A selection from Dr Daniel Weiss's article, 'Aquinas's Opposition to Killing the Innocent and its Distinctiveness within the Christian Just War Tradition' was quoted in the New York Times.

The Roots of Visual Japan conference - registration closing soon!

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Nov 27, 2017.

New Chinese podcast on Roel Sterckx book

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Nov 17, 2017.

Applications invited for Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship Scheme 2018

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Nov 16, 2017.

We are keen to support high quality applications that intersect with research already being undertaken or developed in the Classics Faculty.

John Rink to appear on Radio 4’s “Something Understood”

From Faculty of Music. Published on Nov 10, 2017.

Emeritus Professor Peter Kornicki to receive Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Nov 10, 2017.

Archaeologists uncover rare 2,000-year-old sundial during Roman theatre excavation

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Nov 08, 2017.

A 2,000-year-old intact and inscribed sundial has been recovered by students of the Faculty of Classics...

PhD Student Wins Theological Essay Prize

By from News. Published on Nov 02, 2017.

Daniel K. Eng has received the Louise and Richard Goodwin Writing Prize for Excellence in Theological Writing.

John Nilsson-Wright Chatham House webinar on recent Japanese snap election

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Nov 02, 2017.

China Research Seminar Blogposts Launched

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Oct 30, 2017.

Kepler's Trial at the V&A

From Faculty of Music. Published on Oct 30, 2017.

Roel Sterckx co-chairs International Academic Conference on Philosophy and Technology in Early China

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Oct 27, 2017.

Dr John Nilsson-Wright comments on Japanese snap election

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Oct 23, 2017.

2017 Chuan Lyu Lectures - video now online

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Oct 23, 2017.

Postgraduate Open Day 3rd November 2017

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Oct 13, 2017.

Hans van de Ven on the China-Japan History Wars

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Oct 13, 2017.

Calling all music students

From Faculty of Music. Published on Oct 13, 2017.

New China Publication from Robert Weatherley

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Oct 09, 2017.

Onora O’Neill has won the 2017 Berggruen Prize for Philosophy

From Faculty of Philosophy. Published on Oct 05, 2017.

Mine Doğantan-Dack appointed as Performance Teaching Associate

From Faculty of Music. Published on Oct 03, 2017.

Centre of Islamic Studies Graduate Studentships for 2017 - 2018

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Sep 28, 2017.

Kenyon Medal awarded to Joyce Reynolds

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Sep 28, 2017.

The Kenyon Medal in 2017 has been awarded to Joyce Reynolds FBA for her lifetime's contribution to the research and study of Roman epigraphy.

Modern Japanese Studies and Cambridge University Library: from Kokugaku to Japanology

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Sep 26, 2017.

Exciting new collaboration with VOCES8 on MMus in Choral Studies

From Faculty of Music. Published on Sep 25, 2017.

ALUMNI: Michael Mofidian wins 2017 Pavarotti Prize

From Faculty of Music. Published on Sep 25, 2017.

Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 18 November 2017

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Sep 22, 2017.

Details of the 2017 Faculty of Classics Postgraduate Open Day are now available online:

The shifting landscape from imperial to postwar East Asia: War Crimes, Trials, and the Geography of Power

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Sep 22, 2017.

JOB VACANCY: CMS Technician (Part Time)

From Faculty of Music. Published on Sep 21, 2017.

Pianist's Prize for Ceri Owen

From Faculty of Music. Published on Sep 15, 2017.

Major archaeological discovery near Orchomenos in Boeotia, central Greece

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Sep 12, 2017.

The Times newspaper reports on excavations this summer at Prosilio near Orchomenos in Boeotia, central Greece, conducted by the Ministry of Culture & Sports of Greece/Ephorate of Antiquities of Boeotia and of the British School at Athens/University of Cambridge

Japanese Studies Offers New Scholarship in Partnership with the Toshiba Foundation

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Sep 04, 2017.

Booking is open for November Music Masterclass

From Faculty of Music. Published on Sep 01, 2017.

Dr John Nilsson-Wright on North Korea's latest missile launch over Japan

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Aug 30, 2017.

China at War: Triumph and tragedy in the Emergence of the New China, 1937-1952

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Aug 24, 2017.

Ian Dickson appointed Assistant Professor (Teaching) at Durham University

From Faculty of Music. Published on Aug 22, 2017.

Sutton Trust Summer School

From Faculty of Music. Published on Aug 22, 2017.

Interamna Lirenas goes LIVE!

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Aug 21, 2017.

Follow the students of the Faculty of Classics as they excavate the Roman theatre at Interamna Lirenas.

Rae Langton talks on free speech on BBC Radio 4

From Faculty of Philosophy. Published on Aug 10, 2017.

Roman Britain

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Aug 07, 2017.

Faculty statement concerning ethnic diversity in Roman Britain

VACANCY: Outreach & Impact Coordinator

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jul 20, 2017.

New lecturers arriving in October 2017

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jul 04, 2017.

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Jul 01, 2017.

Details of how to apply for this scheme, for entry in 2018, are now available online.

VIDEO: Liszt opera premiere

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jun 16, 2017.

Booking open for Music Masterclass on 15 July

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jun 12, 2017.

Dominic de Grande awarded Arthur Bliss Prize for Composition

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jun 12, 2017.

Ian Cross named as Editor-in-chief of new SAGE journal, Music & Science

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jun 09, 2017.

Laurence Seminar: Monday 29 – Wednesday 31 May 2017

From Faculty of Classics. Published on May 16, 2017.

Details of this year’s Laurence seminar, Freedom of speech, censorship and the ancient world, are now available online.

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Apr 21, 2017.

Information on the next round of Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships is now available online.

Inaugural Lecure: Professor James Clackson

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Jan 19, 2017.

Watch again: the inaugural lecture by Professor James Clackson, Professor of Comparative Philology, " 'Dangerous Lunatics’: Cambridge and Comparative Philology".

A New Deputy Director for CRASSH

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Jul 02, 2014.

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Announcing eight new Research Associate posts in the Early Modern period

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Mar 26, 2014.

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CRASSH Director Appointed Inaugural John Harvard Professor 2014-2019

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Feb 25, 2014.

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Conspiracy, Secrets, Intrigue and Paranoia: Coming To A Screen Near You!

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Feb 05, 2014.

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An Encounter With Mozart Goes Viral

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Feb 05, 2014.

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Margaret MacMillan Makes News

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Feb 05, 2014.

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Alastair Campbell: At the Nexus of Media and Politics

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Feb 05, 2014.

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Visualising the Plague

From CRASSH News and Press RSS feed. Published on Oct 04, 2013.

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