A big THANK YOU to all our speakers and delegates for participating in the ‘Borders and Boundaries’ conference – we hope you enjoyed the day.

Click here to see a Storify of the conference, produced by Henry Clarke.

We look forward to seeing you next year!


Welcome to the weblog for ‘Borders and Boundaries’, the 7th annual postgraduate interdisciplinary conference hosted by Classics at Leeds.

Conference dinner: after the conference, we will be making our way to the ‘Head of Steam‘ pub in Headingley, North Leeds, for drinks and food. Please feel free to join us, no need to book.

The conference programme and abstracts are now available! Please see the ‘Programme and abstracts’ page.

If you have not yet done so, please register your attendance at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/borders-and-boundaries-conference-16-tickets-24801936259

The conference will be held on Monday 20th June 2016 at Devonshire Hall, University of Leeds. Registration on the day will open at 8.30am for a 9am start.

We are delighted to announce our keynote speakers, from the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies at the University of Leeds: Dr Emma Stafford, Senior Lecturer in Classics, and Dr Ingrid Sharp, Associate Professor in German and Director of Graduate Studies.

Please follow the conference hashtag –  – and @LeedsClassics for all the latest conference news!

If you have any questions, please do contact the conference organisers at pgclassicsconference@leeds.ac.uk . We look forward to hearing from you!