Events Calendar

SPRING 2017 EVENTS

Monday, January 30, 2017, 5:30pm
"In Search of an Imperial Idiom: Kingship in the Literatures of the Roman Empire"
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Yvona Trnka-Amrhein

Thursday, February 2, 2017, 5:30pm
"Animals and Apuleius' Ethics of Translation"
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Sasha-Mae Eccleston

Monday, February 6, 2017, 5:30pm
"The Song of Ismenias in the Alexander Romance: Imperial Prose Fiction Critiques the Canon"
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Jacqueline Arthur-Montagne

Monday, February 13, 2017, 5:30pm
"Anniversaries in Statius' Thebaid: Order and Disorder of Time"
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Anke Walter

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 21, 2017, 5:30pm
Reassessing the Ptolemaic settlement policies: Another look at the "poleis"
Where: RI Hall, Room 108
Description: Lecture by Christelle Fischer-Bovet (University of Southern California Dornsife)

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: Smith-Buonanno Hall, Room 106
Description: 51st Annual Charles Alexander Robinson, Jr. Memorial Lecture presented by Tim Cornell (University of Manchester): Cicero on Roman history and historians"

Monday, April 10, 2017, 5:30pm
"Sacrifice ellenikōi nomōi: Meat, Measure, and Meaning"
Where: Smith-Buonanno Hall, Room 106
Description: Lecture by Jan-Mathieu Carbon (Center for Hellenic Studies / Université de Liège )

Friday, April 28, 2017, 5:30pm
"Coping with Waste: Copropolitics Ancient and Modern"
Where: 85 Waterman Street, Room 015
Description: 8th Annual Grimshaw-Gudewicz Lecture presented by Dan-el Padilla Peralta (Princeton)

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.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 5:30pm
Discussion of The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity by Johanna Hanink
Where: Pembroke Hall, Room 305; 172 Meeting Street
Description: Discussion and Book Signing. Panelist include Mark Blyth, Artemis Leontis, and Graham Oliver
Note: Please contact Modern-Greek@brown.edu for additional information

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