Calendar

Feb
27
Sat
Mary Beard (University of Cambridge): “Imperial Transgressions: Satire and Subversion in the Life of Elagabalus”
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mary Beard, Professor of Classics, University of Cambridge and Fellow of Newnham College

Sather Lecture: Imperial Transgressions: Satire and Subversion in the Life of Elagabalus.

Organized by UC Berkeley. To register, please click here.

Feb
28
Sun
Bettina Joy de Guzman: Concert of Ancient Greek Poetry Played on a Greek Lyre
Feb 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Concert of Ancient Greek poetry played on a Greek lyre: Homeric Epic, Homeric Hymns and other works. (ca. 40 minutes)

To register for this event, please click here. Should you have any questions, please contact Prof. Dorota Dutsch.

Mar
5
Fri
Monica Cyrino (University of New Mexico): “Screening Rome as Empire: Nostalgia in Takeuchi Hideki’s ‘Thermae Romae’ (2012)”
Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Mar
13
Sat
Maurizio Bettini (University of Siena): “Defying Grammar: Linguistic Privileges for the Gods”
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Maurizio Bettini, Professor Emeritus of Classical Philology and Director of the Center for Anthropology and the Classics, University of Siena

Sather Lecture: Defying Grammar: Linguistic Privileges for the Gods.

Organized by UC Berkeley. To register, please click here.

Apr
3
Sat
Mary Margaret McCabe (Kings College London): “The Shield and the Cave: Motion and Emotion in Plato’s Republic”
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mary Margaret McCabe, Professor Emerita of Philosophy, Kings College London, and Honorary Professor, University College London

Sather Lecture: The Shield and the Cave: Motion and Emotion in Plato’s Republic.

Organized by UC Berkeley. To register, please click here.