I will be speaking at this festival in Karachi, sponsored by the Centre for Governance and Policy, Information Technology University of the Punjab, on the 8th December 2018, about ancient global trade and connectivity. More details to come
Lytham Saint Annes Presidential Lecture 2019 Details to follow. I will be speaking at the annual presidential lecture for the Lytham St Annes Classical Association on 10th January 2019
As part of the Warwick Ancient Drama Festival, on 25th January I will be giving a lecture on ‘Aristophanic comedy and Society’ at the University of Warwick. For more information on this year’s production, Aristophanes’ Frogs, click here.
I’ll be speaking at this conference, about what we can and cannot know about the ancient oracle of Delphi, in New York on 4th April 2019, hosted at the New School Centre for Public Scholarship. More at centreforpublicscholarship.org.
History Hit presents: Understanding the ancient Silk Roads with Peter Frankopan. The region known throughout history as the Silk Road (or more correctly Roads) is obscure to many in the English-speaking world Yet this is where civilisation itself began
Annual Presidential Lecture: “Sicily – an island for everyone” Details to follow I will be speaking at the annual presidential lecture for the Lytham St Annes Classical Association in January 2018 For more information about the activities of the Lytham St Annes group
On 12th December I will be giving the 2nd annual Friends of Classics Memorial Lecture for Classics for All. Details to follow. For more information on the Classics for All organisation, please check out their website
I will be speaking at the Heffers Classics Forum, Cambridge – more details to follow. Time: TBC – full event 10am – 6pm Venue: Hicks Room, The University Centre, Granta Place, Cambridge, CB2 1RU
What Can We Learn from Cities of the Past? Location: Watershed Time: 7:40pm – 9:00pm On the evening of the 18th of the October, I’ll be taking part in the second Festival of the Future City which is being held on the 18th-20th October in Bristol
“Daring you to see the true realities of ancient Greece” When: Saturday 1st July – Main talk 12-1pm, discussion with Natalie Haynes to follow at 1-2pm. Where: Park Farm, Compton Verney, Warwickshire This year I’ll be appearing at the Also festival to give a talk
“Ancient Worlds: Linking East and West” Venue: Room 1.02, Classics Faculty, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge Time: 6pm – 7 pm Drinks in the Cast Gallery 7pm- 8pm Lecture in Room 1.02 At a meeting of the Cambridge Classical Assocation, I’ll be talking about themes from my latest publication
History Masterclass with Michael Scott: Gritty Realities of Ancient Greece Date & Time: 6th May 2017, Doors open 10:30, event 11am-1pm Location: 19 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3HH Michael has collaborated with the team at History Masterclass
Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West Venue: Weston Lecture Theatre Time: 12 – 1pm At the Oxford Literary Festival, I’ll be talking about themes from my latest publication, ‘Ancient Worlds’. The book is out now in both hardback and paperback
An Evening with Dr Michael Scott, at Waterstones’ London Hampstead store Time: 7pm Location: Waterstones, Hampstead – 68-69 Hampstead High St, London NW3 1QP I will be talking about my book, “Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West”
Ancient Worlds Linking East and West Time: 5pm Location: Kevinhall Lecture Theatre I will be speaking as part of the Humanities Lecture Series in Glasgow this January, discussing themes from my latest publication
Annual Presidential Lecture: “More Invisible Cities” Time: 7pm Doors open at 6.15pm Location: AKS Main Hall, Clifton Drive South, Lytham St Annes, FY8 1DT I will be speaking again on 5th January for the Lytham St Annes Classical Association to give my annual presidential lecture
Annual JP Postgate Lecture Guest Speaker Location: Department of Archaeology, Classics and Egytology, Liverpool University Time: tba I will be giving the annual John Percival Postgate Lecture at Liverpool University this December
“Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West” Time: 9-10pm On the 7th October I will be giving a talk at BBC History Magazine’s Festival at Winchester discussing my most recent publication, “Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West”
“Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West” Location: Heffers Bookshop, Cambridge, 20 Trinity Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TY Time: 18:30 to 20:00 On the 6th of October I will be giving a talk and holding a book signing for my latest publication
“Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West” Location: tba Time: 12.15 On the 17th of August I will be giving a talk and book signing at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, discussing my newest publication, “Ancient Worlds”
“Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West”
On the 17th of August I will be giving a talk and book signing at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, discussing my newest publication, “Ancient Worlds”. More details to follow.
For a full listing of this event and others held at the Edinburgh Book Festival this year, please check out their website.
For more information regarding my new book, please take a look here.