Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: Felipe Rojas (Egyptology and Assyriology & JIAAW) presents, "Memories of Persia after Alexander: Anatolia, Egypt, Armenia"
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Thursday, October 13, 2016, 5:30pm
New England Ancient History Colloquium
Where: Southern Connecticut State University
Description: Michael Leese (University of New Hampshire) presents, "The Inter-Generational Transmission of Commercial and Financial Business Fortunes in Ancient Greece," with commentary from Joseph Manning (Yale University)

Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 5:30pm
"The Greeks and Pessimism: Were J. Burckhardt and Nietzsche Right?"
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Michael Lurie (Dartmouth College)

Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: María Pas De Hoz García-Bellido presents, "Epigraphy as a source for elementary education in the Greek world"
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Friday, November 11, 2016, 4:00pm
"Of Sponges and Stones: Matter and Ornament in Roman Painting"
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Verity Platt (Cornell University)

Monday, November 21, 2016, 5:30pm
Lecture by Duncan MacRae
Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Duncan MacRae (University of California, Berkeley)

Monday, December 5, 2016, 8:00pm
Annual Latin Carol Celebration
Where: First Baptist Church
75 North Main Street
Providence, RI 02903

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: Barbara Blythe (Classics, Wheaton College) presents, "Apples to Apples: Forbidden Fruit in Petronius' Cena Trimalchionis"
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: Antonio Dourado Lopes (Classics, Federal University of Minas Gerais) presents, "Eros in Hesiod: the intricacies of an anthropomorphic theogony"
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: Michael Satlow (Judaic Studies and Religious Studies) presents, "Josephus and Scripture" or "Paul and Scripture"
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 5:30pm
Lecture by James Rives
Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by James Rives (University of North Carolina)

Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: Eva Marie Stehle (Classics, University of Maryland) presents, "Dionysus and Madwomen (before Bacchae): Where, When, and according to Whom?"
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 5:30pm
Charles Alexander Robinson, Jr. Memorial Lecture
Where: TBA
Description: 51st Annual Charles Alexander Robinson, Jr. Memorial Lecture presented by Tim Cornell (University of Manchester)

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 12:00pm
Colloquium on Culture & Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Description: Presented by Nicola Denzy Lewis (Religious Studies)
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

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