Imperial Image

3 courses, 25 lectures
3:13:46

Classics & Ancient History

Imperial Image

Imperial Image

In this course, Dr Hannah Cornwell (University of Birmingham) explores Augustus' self-presentation and management of public opinion during his reign as Emperor. In the first module, we explore the evolution of Augustus' names,...

5 lectures

0:44:22

Dr Hannah Cornwell

Birmingham University

Classics & Ancient History

Imperial Image: The City of Rome

Imperial Image: The City of Rome

Before the Emperor Augustus died in 14 AD, he boasted that he had found Rome a city of brick, but left it a city of marble. In this course, Professor Matthew Nicholls (University of Reading) explores Augustus’ rebuilding of the...

7 lectures

1:14:24

Prof. Matthew Nicholls

Reading University

Classics & Ancient History

Imperial Image: Coinage

Imperial Image: Coinage

In this course, Professor Kevin Butcher (University of Warwick) looks at the reign of Augustus through the evidence of coins. The first part of course provides a general introduction to numismatics—what do coins tell us about...

13 lectures

1:15:00

Prof. Kevin Butcher

Warwick University