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Fitzpatrick Hall, Queens' College
Outside Event
Sun 20 October 2019
Tickets £10

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The Greek Play Symposium, Sunday 20 October 2019
Fitzpatrick Hall, Queens' College.

Tickets are now off sale at Cambridge Arts Theatre but can still be purchased at Fitzpatrick Hall, Queens College, on Sunday 20 October - spaces still available.

Provisional Programme

This event is supported by the Judith E. Wilson Fund. 

Each panel will consist of short talks (ca. 10 minutes) by each of the speakers followed by a chaired discussion.

Approx timings:

10 - 10.30am: Registration
10.30am - 12pm: Panel One: Oedipus in Colonus and its Reception

Chair: Felix Budelmann (Oxford)
Pat Easterling (Cambridge)
Oliver Taplin (Oxford)
Fiona Macintosh (Oxford)

12 - 1.30pm: Break for Lunch (not provided)

1.30 - 3pm: Pollution and Politics
Chair: Rebecca Laemmle (Cambridge)
Jennifer Wallace (Cambridge)
Renaud Gagne (Cambridge)
Paul Cartledge (Cambridge)

3.30 - 5pm: Page to Stage
Chair: Andrew Zurcher (Cambridge)
Daniel Goldman (2019's Greek Play Director)
Edith Hall (KCL)

Further speakers to be announced.

Running Time

10.30am - 5.30pm

General Guidance

There will be scheduled breaks for lunch and coffee in the afternoon. Lunch will not be provided.


All tickets: £10
Concessions: Tickets are free for University of Cambridge students.