Women, slaves and gladiators: social exclusion in the classical world – Autumn 2015

Gladiator Mosaic at Kourion (II)The classical world has left a rich source of evidence for the activities of men – but women, children and slaves are described in generally negative legal and philosophical documents. Stone inscription, archaeology and private letters, show a different side to this world, colourful, cruel and dynamic. The role of all these excluded groups tells a remarkable story of human interaction and emancipation, often unexpected in ancient society.

Tutor – Daryl Baxter
Fee – £84.70 or Free
Venue – WEA, The Mill, Lodge Lane, Derby DE1 3HB
Date – Tuesday 1:15pm-3:15pm,11 meetings from 22 September 2015
Course Ref – C2334849

Online enrolment is available from 1 July – go to https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/online

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