Spectacular Diplomacy: Nero and the Reception of Tiridates of Armenia on the Bay of Naples

Spectacular Diplomacy: Nero and the Reception of Tiridates o...

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The 2018 Ronald Syme Lecture was delivered by Professor Kathleen Coleman, James Loeb Professor of the Classics at Harvard University, on 1st November. The lecture was introduced by Wolfson College President Sir Tim Hitchens. After much jockeying between Rome and Parthia for control of Armenia, the Romans agreed to the reinstatement of the Parthian prince, Tiridates, on the Armenian throne, on condition that he be crowned at Rome by Nero. A surviv...Read More
The 2018 Ronald Syme Lecture was delivered by Professor Kathleen Coleman, James Loeb Profe...Read More