Upcoming Events

Monday, February 8, 2016, 5:30pm
"Of Sponges and Stones: Matter and Ornament in Roman Painting"

Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Verity Platt, Cornell University

Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: "Listen to the (Wo)men: Systems of Knowledge in Galen's De Semine" by Tara Mulder (Classics)
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Thursday, February 18, 2016, 5:30pm
2nd Annual Putnam Lecture
Presented by Joe Farrell
"Achilles v. Ulysses (et al.): Competing Paradigms of Ethical Heroism in the Aeneid"

Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Joe Farrell (University of Pennsylvania)

Friday, February 26, 2016, 5:30pm
"Living Saints, Dead Landowners, and Peasant Perspectives in the Hagiography of Later Roman Syria"

Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Nathanael Andrade, University of Oregon

Friday, March 4, 2016, 5:30pm
Lecture by Jonathan Prag (Title TBA)

Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Jonathan Prag, University of Oxford

Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: "Imperial Reading Practice and the Latin Table of Contents" by Scott DiGiulio (Classics)
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 5:30pm
"Book Burning After Augustus"

Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Daniel Sarefield (Fitchburg State University)

Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 5:30pm
Presentation by Joe Goodkin (Title TBA)

Where: TBA
Description: Performance/lecture by Joe Goodkin

Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 5:30pm
Grimshaw-Gudewicz Lecture (Title TBA)

Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Christopher Faraone

Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: "Greek literature at the end of Late Antiquity" by Stratis Papaioannou
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Thursday, April 14, 2016, 5:30pm
Lecture by Ed Cohen (Title TBA)

Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Ed Cohen

Monday, April 18, 2016, 5:30pm
Charles Alexander Robinson, Jr. Memorial Lecture
Presented by Margaret Miles

Where: TBA
Description: 50th Annual Charles Alexander Robinson, Jr. Memorial Lecture presented by Margaret Miles, University of California, Irvine

Monday, May 2, 2016, 5:30pm
Lecture by Peter Rhodes (Title TBA)

Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Peter Rhodes, Durham University

Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: "Crossing borders: The Latin Translation of Josephus' Jewish Antiquities and its Reception" by Gaia Lembi (Judaic Studies)
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

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