On Thursday, 4 May, the York Roman Historians will be holding an afternoon symposium entitled The Roman Principate: Themes and Arguments. We would be delighted if you could join us.
- 2.00 - 2.40pm: Chris Dawson: Harmless Administrators: the political use of a virtue
- 2.40 - 3.20pm: Jonathan Edmondson: The Linguistic Lure of the Arena in Apuleius' Golden Ass
- 3.20 - 3.40pm: Coffee Break
- 3.40 - 4.20pm: Benjamin Kelly: The Emperor’s (In)visible Bodyguard: images of the praetorian guard in public art
- 4.20 - 5.00pm: Tommaso Leoni: Remarks on the Arch of Stertinius in maximo circo
At the conclusion of papers, presenters and audience will retire to a suitable location in the city centre for refreshments.