Speaker: Peta Greenfield

Current Schedule for Peta Greenfield

November 2023


The Partial Historians

The Partial Historians

November 4, 20234:00 pm - 4:40 pm

Love him or hate him, Augustus was a masterful politician and a survivor. Unfortunately, his heirs were not. Join the Partial Historians as they explore the train wreck that was Augustus' plan for succession.

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Peta Greenfield (aka Dr G) holds a PhD in Ancient History and Classics and has taught history and literature for over 15 years. Besides being a co-host of the wildly popular podcast The Partial Historians, she’s also reached millions through collaboration with TED-Ed. Her favourite topics include: the Vestals Virgins, the politics of the Augustan age, and women in the ancient world. When she’s not reading books, she’s a loyal cat slave. Fiona Radford (aka Dr Rad) holds a PhD in Ancient History, teaches all sorts of history, and is a co-host of The Partial Historians. Not content with international podcast domination, Dr Rad has collaborated with TED-Ed and published numerous articles and chapters on historical films. Alongside the trusty Dr G, Dr Rad has recently published ‘Rex’, a book on the Roman monarchy. In her spare time, she is a Drag Race aficionado and rabid environmentalist.