Events - The Classical Art Research Centre and The Beazley Archive - The University of Oxford


The CARC Workshop 2017
Transmission: The Migration of Iconography in Classical Art
28-29th September 2017

Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles', Oxford OX1 3LU

Generously supported by Jean-David Cahn and Tony Michaels

Download The Abstract (pdf)

Download The Programme (pdf) Updated 12th Sept 2017

All are welcome! The workshop will be free, but it is necessary to book in advance by contacting



Michael Wood: Travelling and Filming in Gandhara
Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College
5.00pm, Thursday 23rd November 2017

The historian and broadcaster Michael Wood will be giving the 2017 Gandhara Connections public lecture. The lecture will take place at 5pm on Thursday 23rd November 2017, in the Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College, Oxford (followed by a reception). We plan to record the lecture and make it available online as a podcast. Attendance is free and all are welcome, but please book a place by emailing us at

Michael Wood, who is currently Professor of Public History at the University of Manchester, has been responsible for a number of the most celebrated historical documentary series in recent decades, including In Search of the Trojan War (1985), In the Footsteps of Alexander the Great (1997), The Story of India (2007), and most recently, The Story of China (2016).

Prof Wood will be speaking about Gandhara and his experiences of travelling and filming in the region over thirty years (including film clips).