February DACE Community Lecture: Breaking Hearts in Antiquity – An antidote to Valentine's Day

The next in the series of free community lectures organised by Swansea University’s Department of Adult Continuing Education (DACE) takes place on Tuesday, February 18, at Swansea Central Library.


Title: "Breaking Hearts in Antiquity – An antidote to Valentine's Day"

Speakers: Dr Ian Repath, Senior Lecturer in the Department of History and Classics, College of Arts and Humanities, Swansea University


Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Time: 6.00pm – 7.45pm

Venue: The Discovery Room, Swansea Central Library, Civic Centre, Oystermouth Road, Swansea, SA1 3SN.

Admission: Free and all are welcome.


Speaker summary:  Dr Repath is a Senior Lecturer in Classics and teaches widely in the areas of Greek and Latin literature and language. He obtained his first degree, in Classics, from the University of Oxford in 1998, and his PhD from the University of Warwick in 2002, with a thesis on the influence of Plato on the ancient Greek novel of Achilles Tatius. He is a founding member of KYKNOS, the Swansea, Lampeter, and Exeter Centre for Research in Ancient Narrative Literatures.


To book a place or for further information please call 01792 602211, or email: adult.education@swansea.ac.uk (N.B. the lecture venue will not be taking bookings). Visit www.swansea.ac.uk/dace.