Speakers

2011

Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 12:00pm
Molly Pryzwansky, "Peace and Pietas in Nero's Later Aes Coins from Rome" on December 15th.

Friday, November 11, 2011 - 5:15pm
Sharon James (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) will speak on “Fallite Fallentes: Rape, Deception, and Intertextuality in Terence’s Eunuch and Ovid’s Ars amatoria”

Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 5:15pm
Eph Lytle (University of Toronto) will speak on "An Unspeakable Wisdom' (Ael. NA 15.5): Figuring the Lookout from Aristophanes to Synesius of Cyrene" on October 27 at 5:15 pm in Allen 226.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 2:45pm
Ted Graham, "Dumb Shows and Moving Pictures: The Interludes in Gascoigne's Jocasta as a Model of Textual Appropriation" and Peter Burian on the Orpheus myth in opera on October 18th.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 - 12:00pm
Chad Austino, "Timotheus Builds a Sanctuary within a Sanctuary: The Dynamics of Religion and Law in Hellenistic Civic Cults" and Tripp Young, "Nietzsche's Roman Style” on October 25th

Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 5:15pm
William Turpin (Swarthmore College) will speak on "The Use and Abuse of Precedent: Tacitus, Claudius, and the Lyons Tablet” on October 13 in Allen 226.

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 5:00pm
Nino Luraghi (Princeton University) will speak on "Freedom, democracy, and memory in early Hellenistic Athens" on Thursday, September 29 at 5 p.m. in 226 Allen Building.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 2:30pm
In cooperation with the Department of Religion Studies, Cavan Concannon will speak on "Not for an Olive Wreath, But Our Lives: Gladiators, Athletes, and Early Christian Bodies in Roman Greece”.

Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 12:45pm
Symposium in honor of N. Gregson Davis, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Classical Studies and Literature. 7 speakers. On April 28th.

Monday, April 11, 2011 - 12:45pm
Lecture by Gavin Kelly, Edinburgh University on April 11th.

Friday, April 1, 2011 - 12:45pm
4/1 to 4/2/11 - 22nd Annual Graduate Colloquium, "Refuse and Reuse: The Challenges of Repurposing and Re-imagining in the Ancient World,” Keynote speaker Eric Varner (Emory University)

Monday, March 21, 2011 - 12:45pm
Lynne Lancaster, Ohio University, “Technological Innovation in Imperial Rome: What Can Ancient Concrete Tell Us about Roman Society?” on March 21st.

Friday, February 18, 2011 - 12:45pm
Center for Late Ancient Studies Colloquium, "Re-readings: Interpretation and Appropriation in Late Antiquity" on February 18th.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 12:15pm
Laury Ward, "Schools of Thought: competing pedagogies in 4th century Greece"  on February 2nd.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 12:45pm
Lecture by Candida Moss, Notre Dame, "The Discourse of Voluntary Martyrdom: Ancient and Modern" on January 25th.

2010

Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 5:15pm
Alex Meyer, "Tacitus on prominent provincials” on December 9th.

Friday, December 3, 2010 - 12:30pm
Fred Naiden, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Esthetic Considerations in Greek Sacrifice" on December 3rd.

Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 12:30pm
CLAS - Kate Cooper (University of Manchester), "Degrees of Separation: Augustine of Hippo and the bonds of kinship" on November 18th.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 - 12:30pm
CLAS - Averil Cameron (Keble College Oxford, Emerita), "Arnaldo Momigliano and Christianity" on November 10th.

Friday, November 5, 2010 - 12:30pm
Robert A. Kaster, Princeton University, "Cicero in Mourning" on November 5th.

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