Our Mythical Childhood...

The Reception of Classical Antiquity in Children’s and Young Adults’ Culture in Response to Regional and Global Challenges

ACCLAIM: Autism Connecting with CLAssically-Inspired Mythology Network

16 June 2021 Susan Deacy and Lisa Maurice at the Children’s History Society Biennal Conference “Children and Young People, Speaking up and Speaking out”, 16–19 June 2021, Manchester Metropolitan University. Hercules and Classical Myths for Autistic Children, ACCLAIM Autism and Myth Network, For more see post on Susan's blog.

2-3 June Susan Deacy, Lisa Maurice and Ayelet Peer on Classical Myth and Autism at the 49th Conference of the Israel Society for the Promotion of Classical Studies, Tel Aviv University. For more information see here. Programme.

28 April 2021 The Summer 2021 seminar series Making Classics Better at Reading University begins with a paper from Susan Deacy on autism and classical myth. Read more here.

24 May 2021 Erika Ruminaite, a student from the School of Humanities at University of Roehampton in London, who is doing her training in the OMC project, is organizing with Prof. Susan Deacy the first ACCLAIM online event. If you wish to participate, please let us know via Susan’s email: mailto:s.deacy@roehampton.ac.uk. For more about the event read here.