Ancient Rome in Silent Cinema

13, 15, 17, 20 April. Noted scholar of Latin literature Maria Wyke, from University College London, gives a series of four lectures in which she discusses the persistent presence of ancient Rome in early cinema and asks: why did so modern a medium have so strong an interest in antiquity right from its start?

All lectures in English, at 18.00. For full details see website.

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Address American Academy in Rome, Via Angelo Masina 5, tel. 065852151.
Website www.aarome.org

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Ancient Rome in Silent Cinema

American Academy in Rome, Via Angelo Masina 5, tel. 065852151.