William Sterling

This tag: Celtic History

Ancient Rome and Celtic Britain

Ancient Rome and its encounters with Celtic Britain This course ran at the British Museum and City Lit on Saturday 8th December 2018. Britain was part of the Roman Empire for nearly 400 years from AD 43 to 410 but the association of the two civilisations went back a further century to Julius Caesar’s invasion… Read more »

This tag: Celtic History

Ancient Rome and its encounters with Celtic Britain

Ancient Rome and its encounters with Celtic Britain Britain was part of the Roman Empire for nearly 400 years from AD 43 to 410 but the association of the two civilisations went back a further century to Julius Caesar’s invasion of 55 BC. The Romans were clearly obsessed with Celtic Britain. The day will conclude… Read more »

This tag: Celtic History

Shakespeare and the Classical World

Shakespeare and the Classical World This course was held at the City Lit on Saturday 11th November 2017. A quarter of Shakespeare’s major works were based on stories from the Classical World and have influenced our view of the Classical World ever since. The Plays inspired by myths and history from Ancient Greece and Rome. … Read more »

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