Greco-Roman and East-Asian Classics events (Janus Project)

The broad aim of the Janus Project is to facilitate scholarly conversation and collaboration on Classics between East Asia and ancient Greece and Rome. The project is supported by the John Fell OUP Research Fund.

Reading Group on Angelo Zottoli’s five-volume Cursus Litteraturae Sinicae meets weekly during Hilary Term and Trinity Term 2024. In Hilary Term (Weeks 1-8) the Reading Group will meet on Fridays at 14:00-15:30 (GMT) in the Owen Walker Room at Oriel College.

For hybrid attendance, and copies of the text, please email

The theme for Trinity Term 2024 seminars is: Greco-Roman and Classical Chinese Translation: Theory and Practice
This seminar series is intended to look more broadly at Latin translations of Chinese texts, Chinese translations of Greco-Roman texts, and translation as theory and practice within and between both traditions.

If you are interested in coming to our events and joining this network please contact:

Sorry, there are currently no talks scheduled in this series.

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