“The Ancient Spartans – A Very Peculiar Society?” by Prof. Paul Cartledge, University of Cambridge
Reception to precede lecture.
Paul Cartledge is widely acknowledged to be the world's leading expert on the subject of Sparta and the Spartans. He is a Professor of Greek History and the Chairman of the Classics Faculty at Cambridge University. Among the many articles and books he has written and edited are Spartan Reflections, Sparta and Lakonia, Hellenistic and Roman Sparta, and The Greeks: A Portrait of Self and Others. He is academic consultant to the BBC and PBS for the series The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization.
Tuesday, February 5 at 7:00pm
Millennium Student Center and Student Services (MSC), Century Room A
1 University Blvd., St. Louis, Mo. 63121-4400