Welcome to the Learning section. Here you will find a wide range of articles and resources to help you learn more about ancient drama and epic, its performance and its reception. Our articles are written by experts and aimed at a wide range of readers. If you are new to the study of the ancient world, or of classical reception, we suggest that you start with our Introductions to... series. If you're keen to learn more about a wide range of specialist topics, have a look at our Short Guides.
There is also a wide range of wonderful material available elsewhere on the web. For a guide to the pick of the best sites, visit our online resources section.
For teachers and lecturers, we have a range of learning activities, including guides to our archival resources - please contact us to learn more.
Latest short guides
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Clare Foster looks at the development of ancient plays on stage in educational institutions