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Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

Andrew Laird (Brown)
Thursday, February 9, 2017

Christelle Fischer-Bovet (University of Southern California)
Monday, March 27, 2017

Kristina Milnor (Barnard)
Thursday, April 6, 2017

Regina Höschele (University of Toronto)
Thursday, April 27, 2017
"The Wondrous Journey of Cicero's Head to Sardis: Hellenic Idenity and Biculturalism in a Greek Imperial Epigram"

PAST EVENTS

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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