Summer Isle – Roman Britain in the third century AD

Birgitta Hoffmann

An archaeological and historical tour of 3rd century Britain presented by Birgitta Hoffmann. The lecture alternate between general Overviews and Case Studies.

15 April The split province: The Roman government in the 3rd century

22 April     York and London – two very different provincial capitals in the third century

29 April Carlisle and Corbridge – the towns on Hadrian’s Wall or how the Roman army and Civilians live side by side

6 May Living with the Army: The Roman Army in the North and South

13 May           Silchester and Catterick – The civilian towns between ‘civitas capital’ and ‘thriving industrial small town’

20 May Living together: Life in the Cities and the new towns

27 May       Faverdale and the hinterland of York – Roman Rural landscapes- with and without mosaics – or how rural is the Rural North.

3 June Life in the countryside & the rise of the country house

10 June   The cemetery of Brougham and the river deposit at Piercebridge – Religion and ‘strange’ deposits – from possible ‘immigrant cemeteries’ to ‘ritual deposition in water?’

17 June New gods, old gods: the changing face of religion

The lectures can be attended individually or as a complete course.

The lectures can be attended individually or as a complete course.

Day: Thursdays      Time: 19.00-21.00 BST

10 weeks, starting 15th April- 17th June 2021.

Zoom Lectures

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£75 £75* 8 50

 

Price for individual lectures (please indicate which lectures when booking):

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£8 £8* 8 50

Course booking via EVENTBRITE: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/summer-isle-roman-britain-in-the-third-century-ad-tickets-148613883125

To book, complete the MANCENT booking form and send it with payment to the address below. Alternatively, you can book via the relevant Eventbrite links above.
Contact:
Birgitta Hoffmann
55 Broadwalk, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5PL
email: latinteacher@btinternet.com mobile: 07747 533 070

Adult Education in Manchester and Cheshire