Calendar

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.

Apr
20
Tue
“Plato’s Republic for Today”
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A panel of the Ancient Philosophy Society organized by Christopher Moore and featuring recent books by Jill Frank, Tae-Yeoun Keum, Marina McCoy, and Jonny Thakkar. To register, email cmoore@psu.edu.

For more information, see http://www.ancientphilosophysociety.org/2139-2/

Apr
23
Fri
The Prison in Classical Athens
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
May
21
Fri
Roundtable
May 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Roundtable to celebrate books published (or soon to be published) by faculty this academic year and to welcome Tae-Yeoun Keum, who recently joined the Political Science Department and is affiliated to the Classics Department.
Jun
4
Fri
Capstone Colloquium @ Zoom
Jun 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jun
12
Sat
Virtual Celebration of Classics Graduates @ Zoom
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

To receive a Zoom link for the event, please contact Anna Roberts.

Oct
8
Fri
J.P.Sullivan Memorial Lecture: What’s Past is Prologue: Plautus’Menaechmi. Professor Ellen Oliensis, Klio Distinguished Professor UC Berkeley.
Oct 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Professor Ellen Oliensis, Klio Distinguished Professor of Classical Languages & Literature, Professor of Comparative Literature.  University of California, Berkeley.

Friday, October 8, 2021.  3 PM in HSSB 4080.

Oct
22
Fri
Margo Hendricks (UCSC): “‘And she died…’: Early Modern Re-Imaginings of Heliodorus’ ‘Ethiopian Tales'” @ HSSB 4080
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm