Short guides

The APGRD's Short Guides series is a set of introductory articles on a diverse range of themes.

If you want to contribute to these guides, or if you have any feedback you'd like to give, please get in touch.

Ancient Pantomime

Alessandra Zanobi explores the role of ancient pantomime on the modern stage.

Postcolonialism and Classics

Justine McConnell discusses the complex relationship between Classics and postcolonial writing.

Reception of Senecan Tragedy

Helen Slaney explores the ways in which Seneca's plays have been rediscovered by modern audiences.

School and University Productions

Clare Foster looks at the development of ancient plays on stage in educational institutions


An essential tool for education, or an act of treachery? Cécile Dudouyt explores the history of translation.