Saturday 6 December 2014, 10.30-16.30 BP Lecture Theatre £22, Members/concessions £22
This study day complements a new Open University course. It explores what myth is, the context for myth and how Greek and Roman myths connect. Lectures and talks will cover characters including Aeneas, Io, Phaeton, Apollo and Diana, and will be illustrated through painting, prints, drawings, sculpture, coins and medals, largely from the Museum’s collection. Speakers are from the British Museum and UCL. Open to Open University students and members of the public.