Finding out about: Ancient Women

Interested in learning more about women in the ancient world? Chloe (Stage 3 Ancient History) gives some advice on where to start! When first learning about ancient Greece and Rome, what becomes immediately and increasingly visible is the absence and silence of women within the pages of Greco-Roman history. The overwhelming majority of our literaryContinue reading “Finding out about: Ancient Women”

Getting Started with Classics 🏺✨

When you first start studying classics or wanting to learn about ancient history, it can feel pretty overwhelming and difficult! (don’t worry – we’ve all been there! ❤️) So here are some tips to help you start studying classics in an easier way which isn’t super overwhelming and intimidating 📚 Sometimes rather than going straightContinue reading “Getting Started with Classics 🏺✨”


Welcome to our new Classics Outreach blog! Linked with our shiny new @ClassicsNCL Instagram account, we will be sharing a range of posts on the ancient world: on studying in Newcastle, the Roman presence in the North East, ancient literature, languages, mythology, art, archaeology and so on! 🏺 These entries will be posted by ourContinue reading “Hello!”