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Faculty Job Opportunities: two University Lectureships in Philosophy

From Faculty of Philosophy. Published on Nov 24, 2017.

'Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill takes us on a journey' in 'Building the Ancient City: Athens and Rome', BBC Two

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

'Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill takes us on a journey across stunning locations in Greece and Italy to find out how Athens gave birth to the idea of a city run by free citizens 2,500 years ago.'

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.

Registration now open for Persian Teaching Conference

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Nov 01, 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.

The Roots of Visual Japan conference - registration now open

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. 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.

'Mary Beard brings her passion for classics to Front Row' BBC Two

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Oct 24, 2017.

BBC Two's 'Front Row', hosted by Mary Beard: “I am very pleased to have been trusted with an episode of Front Row - and to be able to share some of the spotlight with some Greeks, Romans and other stars.” Available to watch now.

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.

University of Cambridge Centre of Islamic Studies Graduate Studentships, 2017-18

By from News. Published on Sep 29, 2017.

The Centre of Islamic Studies invites applications for graduate research studentships whose research is connected to the theme of contemporary Islam in the global age.

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.

New Students - Induction Day

By from News. Published on Sep 26, 2017.

This year the Graduate Induction Day will take place on the 3rd October 2017 and the Undergraduate Induction Day will take place on the 4th October 2017

Exciting new collaboration with VOCES8 on MMus in Choral Studies

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

Festival of Ideas 2017

By from News. Published on Sep 25, 2017.

Booking now open for the Festival of Ideas 2017. The Faculty is delighted to be hosting a number of talks and workshops during the event. Book your tickets online:

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.

RE:view The Cambridge Religion on Film Competition 2017

By from News. Published on Sep 18, 2017.

Enter a 5 minute film on the theme 'religious objects' for the chance to win a share of £500.

Pianist's Prize for Ceri Owen

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

Religion and the Arts Study Day 11 November, 10.30am-4pm

By from News. Published on Sep 13, 2017.

The Faculty of Divinity welcome Y11-13 students to join us for a special day of activities centred around religion, the arts, and museums.

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

Top of 2018 Complete University Guide League Table for Theology and Religious Studies

By from News. Published on Sep 12, 2017.

The Faculty is proud to be top of this table, which takes into account student satisfaction, graduate prospects and quality of research.

New Publication by Former PhD Student - Indigo Children: New Age Experimentation with Self and Science

By from News. Published on Sep 06, 2017.

Dr. Beth Singler's new book will be published on 21st September 2017. It is based on research from her PhD in Theology and Religious Studies.

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.

John Nilsson-Wright on Japan's response to North Korea. Bulletin of Atomic Scientists

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.

Laura Moretti runs the Fourth Graduate Summer School in Japanese Early-modern Palaeography

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

John Nilsson-Wright examines the North Korea crisis: What does Kim Jong-un really want?

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Aug 16, 2017.

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

Laura Moretti and Christine van Ruymbeke teach Summer School course on the art of the book in Persia and Japan

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Jul 31, 2017.

Vacancy: Chief Secretary [Temporary Cover] (Secondment)

By from News. Published on Jul 27, 2017.

The Revd Duncan Dormor Appointed CEO at Anglican mission agency USPG

By from News. Published on Jul 21, 2017.

The Revd Duncan Dormor will be leaving his current position, as Dean of St John’s College, to join USPG as their new CEO

VACANCY: Outreach & Impact Coordinator

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

Vacancy: Outreach Officer (part-time, fixed-term)

By from News. Published on Jul 10, 2017.

Barak Kushner delivers opening remarks at International Symposium

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Jul 08, 2017.

Barak Kushner Hosts International Conference: Digital Media and Charting the Geography of Power in East Asia

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Jul 05, 2017.

Barak Kushner appears in French Documentary Looking at Japanese History and Nationalism

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

Report on the ethics of cosmetic procedures published

From Faculty of Philosophy. Published on Jun 22, 2017.

VIDEO: Liszt opera premiere

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

Nicholas de Lange's translation of Amos Oz's Novel Judas shortlisted for Man Booker International Prize

By from News. Published on Jun 15, 2017.

Emeritus Fellow Nicholas de Lange FBA is shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize 2017 for his translation of Judas by Amos Oz.

'Theology & Politics in the German Imagination, 1789–1848' CRASSH Conference

By from News. Published on Jun 14, 2017.

Former PhD student and current DoS, Dr Ruth Jackson, is currently organising this fascinating conference at CRASSH!

The D Society concludes with The Brome Mystery play

By from News. Published on Jun 13, 2017.

A special perfomance in the Faculty Garden!

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.

David Roche selected for Sound and Music Portfolio Scheme

From Faculty of Music. Published on Jun 05, 2017.

King's College/Hartley Rogers CBSO Scholarships in Orchestral Composition

From Faculty of Music. Published on May 30, 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.

WATCH: Mark-Anthony Turnage in conversation with Cambridge composers

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

Subjectivity in European Song: Time, Place, and Identity

From Faculty of Music. Published on Apr 28, 2017.

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.

Cambridge Brahms Festival

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

Cambridge Music alumna, Héloïse Werner nominated for RPS Music Award

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

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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