Upcoming Events

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean
When: Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: Rebecca Falcasantos (Religious Studies) presents, "Violence, Space, and Religious Boundaries in Fourth-Century Constantinople."
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

"Everybody, Nobody, Most, and Few in Greek Warfare, Politics, and Drama"
When:
Monday, October 6, 2014, 5:30pm
Where:
Brown University Faculty Club, One Magee Street, Providence, RI
Description:
Brown-Yale Colloquium, lecture by Victor Bers (Yale University) with response by Adele Scafuro (Brown University)

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean
When:
Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 12:00pm
Where:
RI Hall, Room 008
Description:
David Pritchard (University of Queensland, Classics) presents, "Public Spending and Democracy in Classical Athens."
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

"A Cognitive Approach to Greek Meter: Hermann's Bridge in the Homeric Hexameter and the Interpretation of Iliad 24.1-63"
When: Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 5:30pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Seth Schein (University of California, Davis)
*Please read the first 63 (or even 76) lines of Book 24 ahead of time.* 

"The Erotic Lures of Mimesis: Text and Image in the Ancient Cultural Imaginary and Beyond"
When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 5:30pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Froma Zeitlin (Princeton University)

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean
When:
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 12:00pm
Where:
RI Hall, Room 008
Description:
Felipe Rojas (JIAAW and Egyptology & Assyriology
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper. 

Lecture by Penelope Davies (Title TBA)
When: Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 5:30pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Penelope Davies (The University of Texas at Austin)

Lecture by Kris Fletcher (Title TBA)
When: Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 5:30pm
Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Kris Fletcher (Louisiana State University)

"Democracy's Impact on Warmaking in Ancient Athens and Today"
When: Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 5:30pm
Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by David Pritchard (The University of Queensland)

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean
When:
Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 12:00pm
Where:
RI Hall, Room 008
Description:
Matthew Rutz (Egyptology & Assyriology)
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

49th Charles Alexander Robinson, Jr. Memorial Lecture (Title TBA)
When: Thursday, January 29, 2015
Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Glenn Most 

 

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