Classics Day For Adults


Parents and friends are invited to join us for another Loughborough Schools Foundation Classics Day.

There are two Latin sessions during the day (1 and 4), where you can choose from:

  • Complete Beginners Latin with Ana Henderson (LGS) for those who have studied no Latin.
  • Continuing Beginners Latin with Mireya Gonzalez-Rodriguez (LGS) for those who had an introduction to Latin as Complete Beginners before.
  • Intermediate Latin with Phil Harper (LGS) for those who have studied some Latin.
  • Advanced Latin with Lisa McPherson (LHS) for those who have a fair knowledge of Latin.

The second session will be a lecture ‘Homeric Fictions’ by Dr. Emily Kneebone (Nottingham University).

The third session will be devoted to Greek and Classical culture with a choice of:

  • Beginners Ancient Greek with Rachel Burn (LHS) for those who have studied no Greek before.
  • Advanced Ancient Greek with Shane Forde (LHS) for those who have studied Greek.
  • ‘Alexander the Great: building an empire and capturing the imagination’ with Nikolai Lipatov-Chicherin (LGS) (no language study involved in this option).


10.00   Arrive and welcome: Barrow Block, LGS

10.05   Session 1: Latin (Beginners / Continuing / Intermediate/ Advanced)

11.00   Coffee

11.30   Session 2: Lecture

12.30   Lunch

13.45   Session 3: Beginners Greek/ Advanced Greek / Greek Architecture

14.45   Session 4: Latin (as Session 1: Beginners /Continuing / Intermediate/ Advanced)

15.45   Tea and departure

The cost for the day will be £25, which includes coffee, lunch, tea and tuition (cheques payable to Loughborough Schools Foundation)

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