Dr. Nicholas Matsakis Memorial Lecture

“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 ReflectionsSparta and LakoniaHellenistic 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

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Lectures, Seminars and Presentations

Target Audience

Faculty, Staff and Retirees, Alumni and Friends, General Public, Prospective Students, Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students

Greek Studies
Arts and Sciences
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Robert Ell

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