15th January 2018:
The 2017 / 2018 Season of Talks continues on:
Monday the 15th of January 2018 when the speaker will be Dr. Andy Fear with a talk entitled “Blood and Sand: Gladiators in the Roman Empire”
Photograph: Dr. Andy Fear “Gladiators”
Dr. Andrew Fear is Lecturer in Classics at the University of Manchester. He is primarily interested in Roman history; the later Roman Empire in this region; and, the establishment of Christianity. His books include the Roman archaeology of Cheshire and Staffordshire.