Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies
The Society, founded in 1910, is the leading organisation in the United Kingdom for those interested in the study of Rome and the Roman Empire. Its scope is wide, covering Roman history, archaeology, literature and art down to about A.D. 700. It has a broadly based membership, drawn from over forty countries and from all ages and walks of life.
The Society supports:
- an extensive programme of publication
- a library of around 100,000 volumes and 540 current periodicals, maintained jointly with the Hellenic Society and in conjunction with the University of London's Institute of Classical Studies.
- summer schools, etc. by the annual award of grants
- archaeology, through grants for excavations and by organising a biennial conference
- schools, by the award of grants to help the teaching of all aspects of the Roman world
- a programme of public lectures in London
Subscription rates are available at http://www.romansociety.org/frame.htm