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Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

Regina Höschele (University of Toronto)
Thursday, April 27, 6:15 p.m., Silver Center 503
"The Wondrous Journey of Cicero's Head to Sardis: Hellenic Identity and Biculturalism in a Greek Imperial Epigram"

PAST EVENTS

Kristina Milnor (Barnard)
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 6:15 p.m., Silver Center 503
"And They Made a Pact Between Themselves: Female Financial Relationships in Roman Pompeii"

Christelle Fischer-Bovet (University of Southern California)
Monday, March 27, 2017, 5:00 p.m., Silver Center 503
"Reassessing the Ptolemaic settlement policies: Another look at the 'poleis'"

Astrid Van Oyen (Cornell)
Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:15 p.m., Silver Center 503
"Time Matters: Storage, Romanness, and Roman Imperialism"

Walter Scheidel (Stanford)
Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
Institute for Public Knowledge (20 Cooper Square), Fifth Floor
Book Talk: The Great Leveler: Violence and Economic Inequality from the Stone Age to the Present (Princeton University Press, 2017)
Register here (Co-sponsored by the Institute for Public Knowledge and the NYU Department of History)

Andrew Laird (Brown)
Friday, February 10, 2017, 12:00 p.m., Silver Center 503
"Aztec Latinists: Classical Learning and Ethnohistory in 16th-century Mexico"

Matthew J. Perry (John Jay)
Thursday, December 1, 2016, 6:30 p.m., Silver Center 503
"Manumission and Citizenship in Ancient Rome"

Barbara Olsen (Vassar)
Thursday, November 10, 2016, 6:30 p.m., Silver Center 503
"Women and the Public Sphere in Mycenaean Greece"

Andrei Lebedev (University of Crete)
Thursday, November 3, 2016, 6:30 p.m., Silver Center 503
"The Derveni Papyrus and the Fifth Century Enlightenment"

Center for Ancient Studies Conference: Classics and Cognitive Theory
Thursday-Friday, October 27th and 28th, 2016
For more information see here

James Uden (BU)
Thursday, October 20, 2016, 6:30 p.m., Silver Center 503
"The Religious World of Juvenal's Satires"

Emilia Barbiero (NYU)
Thursday, September 29, 2016, 6:30 p.m., Silver Center 503
"Time to Eat: Chronological Connections in Alciphron's Letters of Parasites"

Gianfranco Agosti (La Sapienza)
Thursday, April 21, 2016, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "'Everyday poetry' in Greek Late Antiquity. Verse inscriptions and classical paideia"

Noel Lenski (Yale)

Thursday, April 7, 2016, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "A Brief History of Byzantine Slavery – 330 – 1453 CE"

Jonathan Prag (Merton College, University of Oxford)
Monday, March 7, 2016, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Fighting for Rome in the Hellenistic Mediterranean: foreign soldiers in the service of the Roman Republic"

Judith Mossman (Nottingham)

Thursday, February 25, 2016, 6:00 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Male Speech in Euripides' Trojan Women"

Joseph Howley (Columbia)
Thursday, February 4, 2016, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Long Table's journey into Nights: the Classical paratext and the post-Classical edition"

Andrew Ford (Princeton)
Thursday, December 3, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Greek Lyric Genres: Reflections on recent theory”

Graduate Student Conference: Mirabile Dictu: Experiencing the Wondrous in the Ancient World
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Keynote Speaker: Christopher Faraone, University of Chicago
Jurow Lecture Hall, Silver Center for Arts and Science
Click here for more information.

Peter Agocs (University College London)
Thursday, November 12, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "The hyporchema and ancient genre theory"

Christina Kraus (Yale)
Thursday, November 5, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Agricolan paratexts"

Deborah Steiner (Columbia)
Thursday, October 8, 2015, 4:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Fabricating the chorus: weaving, textile-production and choral performances in the early Greek visual and poetic repertoire"

Laura Viidebaum (NYU)
Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Lysias in Rome"

Anne-Isabelle Bouton-Touboulic (Lille/NYU)
Monday, May 4, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Body Language in Augustine"

Ian Moyer (Michigan) 
Monday, April 27, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "At the Gates of the Temple: Culture, Politics and Place in Ptolemaic Egypt"

Christian Wildberg (Princeton)
Monday, April 20, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: Making Sense of the Corpus Hermeticum: Text – Context – Reception

Jake Mackey (CUNY)
Thursday, April 16, 2015, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “Children’s Imitation as Social and Cultural Cognition in Roman Thought”

Ben Sammons (NYU)
Monday April 6, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “The Space of the Champion in Early Greek Epic”

Bert van der Spek (Amsterdam)
Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “Land grants of Antiochus II to his wife Laodice in Babylonia and Asia Minor: on the 'Lehmann text' in the MMA”

Michael Koortbojian (Princeton)
Monday, March 23, 2015, 4:45 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “The Sacrificial Ritus”

Claude Calame (Lausanne/École des hautes études en sciences sociales)
Thursday, March 5, 2015, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “From cultural memory to poetic memory: myth, history and ritual beyond the "Great Divide" in classical Greece”

Thomas Schmitz (Bonn/Stanford)
Monday, February 23, 2015, 4:45 pm, 2015, Silver Center 503
Title: “Pyrenaean Mountains and Deep-Valleyed Alps. Geography and Empire in the Garland of Philip”

Lilah Grace Canevaro (Edinburgh)
Thursday, February 19, 2015, 12:30 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Homeric Women and the Politics of Objects"

Rob Cioffi (Bard)
Monday, February 2, 2015, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “The end of exoticism in Heliodorus' Aithiopika

Stefano Rebeggiani (NYU)
Monday, December 1, 2014, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Sometimes they come back: Nero, Domitian and the Thebaid of Statius"

Andrew Zissos (UC Irvine)
Monday, November 24, 2014, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Generic Attire: Hypsipyle’s Cloaks in Valerius Flaccus and Apollonius Rhodius"

Brent Shaw (Princeton University)
November 20th, 2014, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "The End of Sacrifice"

Alessandro Schiesaro (La Sapienza)
Thursday, November 13th, 2014, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Virgil, Empedocles and the Cosmic Storm"

Denise Eileen McCoskey (Miami University)
Monday, October 27, 2014, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "The Case for Using 'Race' in Classical Studies (Twenty-Five Years after Black Athena)"

David M. Pritchard (University of Queensland)
Monday, October 20th, 2014, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “Public Spending and Democracy in Classical Athens”

Irad Malkin (Tel Aviv University)
Monday, October 6, 2014, 6:15 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: “Mobility, migration, and the emergence of the polis: critical approaches to Greek Colonization”

Dan-El Padilla Peralta (Columbia University)
Monday, September 15, 2014, 6:00 pm, Silver Center 503
Title: "Divine Institutions: Religion and State Formation in Mid-Republican Rome"




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