CIDRAL: Ruins: Public Lecture and Masterclass 

Public Lecture: 5-7pm Tuesday 6th May (John Casken LT, Martin Harris, Oxford Rd, Manchester)

Professor Kate Fisher (Director of Centre for Medical History) and Dr Rebecca Langlands (Classics, University of Exeter)

 ‘Pansexual Provocations among the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum’

 Masterclass with Laura Doan (Manchester) and Kate Fisher and Rebecca Langlands (Exeter)

10-12.00, Wednesday 7th May, Room 3.211, University Place, Oxford Rd, Manchester


Reading: available shortly:

1) Kate Fisher and Rebecca Langlands “Bestiality in the Bay of Naples” in Kate Fisher and Rebecca Langlands (eds) Sex, Knowledge and Receptions of the Past (Forthcoming,  OUP in the Classical Presences series)

2) Laura Doan, Introduction to Disturbing Practices: History, Sexuality and Women’s Experience of Modern War  (2013, Univ of Chicago Press)

 Jackie Stacey

Director of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in the Arts and Languages (CIDRAL)