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John Nilsson-Wright BBC World News interview on North Korea Summit

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on May 21, 2018.

Barak Kushner gives talk at Stanford 'Finding Meaning in Defeat: East Asia's Battle Over Postwar Justice'

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on May 15, 2018.

New Research Blog Post: Mark Gotham on Composition as Research

From Faculty of Music. Published on May 13, 2018.

Japanese Studies MPhil student, Anna Melkina, has article published in 'Russia and the Pacific' journal.

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on May 10, 2018.

Don Stebbings Memorial Fund

By from News. Published on May 09, 2018.

Following the sad news of Don Stebbings death and in honour of Don’s concern for the welfare of students, we would like to establish a fund whose proceeds could be used for student support.

New Collegium Musicum Blog Post: Performing Acis and Galatea

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

Chinese Archives and Digital Website Production Conference, 1 – 4 May 2018

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on May 07, 2018.

Mycenae Archive opens for enquiries

From Faculty of Classics. Published on May 04, 2018.

The Faculty is pleased to announce that the Mycenae Excavation & Publication Archive, part of the Faculty of Classics Archives in the University of Cambridge, is open for enquiries. The Archives will be accessible by appointment to researchers in person on Mondays, 10am-4pm.

Student-Led Teaching Awards

From Faculty of Classics. Published on May 04, 2018.

The Faculty is delighted to announce that Dr Weiss has been recognised in the annual student-led teaching awards, as a runner-up in the Undergraduate Supervisor category. The Faculty also notes with pleasure that Dr Omitowoju had been shortlisted in the same category, while Professor Whitmarsh had been shortlisted in the Inclusive Practice category.

'Berber Dynasties of the Medieval Maghrib' public lecture in Doha by Prof. Amira K. Bennison

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

Video: Professor Hedley's Inaugural Lecture

By from News. Published on Apr 16, 2018.

Professor Hedley's inaugural lecture entitled 'Devout Contemplation and Sublime Fancy’ : The Cambridge Platonists and their Legacy for the Philosophy of Religion is now available to view.

Dr Chambers will be live on Reddit Philosophy 16th April

From Faculty of Philosophy. Published on Apr 12, 2018.

Cambridge workshop: Propaganda and Journalism during/on the second Sino-Japanese War 1937-1945

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Apr 11, 2018.

Conference on Prisoners of War and Civilian Internees from the Viewpoint of East Asia

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Apr 11, 2018.

New Research Blog Post: David Trippett on Transhumanism and the Ear

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

Music+ in Cambridge, 25 and 26 March

From Faculty of Music. Published on Apr 01, 2018.

'Predicting Chaos: The Debate on Denuclearization Isn't Over' new article by John Nilsson-Wright

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

Dhammachai International Research Institute (DIRI) and FAMES sign agreement for academic cooperation

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Mar 27, 2018.

Professor Emily Gowers: Sather Lectures

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Mar 27, 2018.

The Faculty offers its warmest congratulations to Professor Emily Gowers who has been invited to deliver The Sather Lectures at Berkeley in 2021/2.

Honorary Degrees

From Faculty of Classics. Published on Mar 26, 2018.

The Faculty is delighted to announce the award of an Honorary Degree by the University to Joyce Reynolds, and also by the University of Oxford to Mary Beard, at congregations on 20th June.

Hitotsubashi University students and staff visit FAMES

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Mar 22, 2018.

GENRON NPO Tokyo Conference 2018

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Mar 15, 2018.

Wartime Everydayness and the Decolonization of WWII

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Mar 13, 2018.

Professor Catherine Pickstock has accepted election to the Norris-Hulse Professorship of Divinity

By from News. Published on Mar 12, 2018.

The faculty is delighted to announce that Professor Catherine Pickstock will be the new Norris-Hulse Professor of Divinity with effect from October 1st 2018.

BATJ Seminar “Japanese Language Education for Welfare: From Theory to Practice” held in FAMES

From Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. Published on Mar 12, 2018.

New Research Blog Post: Charlotte Bentley explores opera across borders

From Faculty of Music. Published on Mar 10, 2018.

James Carleton Paget interviewed about the new film 'Mary Magdalene'.

By from News. Published on Mar 08, 2018.

Dr James Carleton Paget, the Faculty's Reader in Early Christianity and Ancient Judaism, was interviewed on March 4th by seventeen BBC local radio stations – from BBC Radio Cornwall to BBC Radio Newcastle – about his role as a script adviser for the new Universal Pictures' film 'Mary Magdalene'.

PhD Student Wins Orion Orchestra Competition

From Faculty of Music. Published on Mar 02, 2018.

Acis and Galatea at the Senate House

From Faculty of Music. Published on Mar 01, 2018.

Dr Philip McCosker has been elected the next Vice Master of St Edmund's College.

By from News. Published on Feb 28, 2018.

The Faculty of Divinity is delighted to announce that Dr Philip McCosker has been elected the next Vice Master of St Edmund’s College in Cambridge from October 2018.

Ian McFarland to deliver the Croall Lectures in Christian theology

By from News. Published on Feb 28, 2018.

Ian McFarland, the Regius Professor of Divinity, will be delivering the Croall Lectures in Christian theology at the University of Edinburgh 30 April-3 May 2018

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

By from News. Published on Feb 26, 2018.

Open day for students interested in the BA Theology, Religion and Philosophy of Religion.

Corpus Christi College Hoskyn Essay Prize for Theology 2018

By from News. Published on Feb 22, 2018.

Corpus Christi college invite entries from sixth-form students for their theology essay prize.

The Faculty welcomes Professor George van Kooten as the Lady Margaret Professor of Divinity

By from News. Published on Feb 21, 2018.

Professor George van Kooten has been elected the new Lady Margaret’s Professor of Divinity, with effect from October 2018

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

The North Korean Nuclear Question: A View From South Korea

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

North Korea: What could tip the balance?

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

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...

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.

Calling all music students

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

Mine Doğantan-Dack appointed as Performance Teaching Associate

From Faculty of Music. Published on Oct 03, 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.

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:

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

Booking is open for November Music Masterclass

From Faculty of Music. Published on Sep 01, 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.

Roman Britain

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

Faculty statement concerning ethnic diversity in Roman Britain

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.

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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