Find out what's been happening in the Classics, Ancient History, Archaeology and Egyptology department.
Influencing perception: How can video games shape our understanding of historical events?
7 Nov 2023
It’s an industry with an estimated 2.5 billion global players with games played on consoles, mobile devices and VR headsets. How can video games be...
Discovery at Arthur’s Stone led by University of Manchester team
15 Aug 2023
A team from the universities have been excavating at Arthur's Stone in Herefordshire, and continue to make exciting discoveries at the site, believed...
Archaeologists carry out first dig at tomb linked to King Arthur
1 Jul 2022
Archaeologists from The University of Manchester have started a dig at a 5,000-year-old tomb linked to King Arthur, hoping to answer some of the ...
Faculty of Humanities to host first British Academy lecture
22 Feb 2022
On Monday, 7 March 2022 the University will welcome David Wengrow FBA, Professor of Comparative Archaeology at University College London. The ...