Calendar

Oct
23
Fri
Maria Leventi, “Backstories and vision in Ovid’s “Pyramus and Thisbe” (Met. 4.55-166)” (Significant Paper presentation)
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Zoom invitations will be issued in the week before the talk.

Oct
27
Tue
Humanities Decanted: “Antigone Rising: The Subversive Power of the Ancient Myths”
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Join us online for a dialogue between Helen Morales (Classics) and Vilna Bashi-Treitler (Black Studies) about Morales’ new book, Antigone Rising: The Subversive Power of the Ancient Myths.

Free to attend. Registration is required to receive Zoom webinar attendance link. To register, please click here.

 

Nov
20
Fri
Chris Erdman: “How to beat a veto: political theater and popular pressure in late-Republican assemblies”
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Significant paper presentation.

The high podium of the Temple of Castor in the Forum, site of the events under discussion.
Rose Hayden-Smyth, “That’s the Tweet: The Use of Social Media for Academic Practice” @ Zoom meeting
Nov 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

In order to attend this workshop on the ways academics can use social media platforms to engage with broader communities, please register here.

Dec
10
Thu
AIA/SCS Dry Runs @ Zoom
Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Olga Faccani: “The use of storytelling in Euripides’ Heracles
Adam Parison: “Carrying More Than Water: Hadra Hydriae, Crete, and the Hellenistic Mediterranean
Dec
11
Fri
Carlos Noreña (UC Berkeley): “Republicanism and Imperialism in Ancient Rome” @ Zoom meeting
Dec 11 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

To register for this event, please click here.

Jan
8
Fri
Stephen Trzaskoma (University of New Hampshire): “Christian Moral Panic and the Greek Novel: The Test Case of Heliodorus” @ Zoom
Jan 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Jan
29
Fri
Dorota Dutsch: “Pythagorean Women Philosophers”
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Feb
6
Sat
François Lissarrague (EHESS): “Art and Allusion: Image Construction in Attic Vase-painting”
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

François Lissarrague, Directeur d’études emeritus, EHESS (École des hautes études en sciences sociales), Paris

Sather Lecture: Art and Allusion: Image Construction in Attic Vase-painting. 

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

Feb
12
Fri
Stephen Trzaskoma (UNH): Workshop – “Teaching Greek Myth: Sensitivity, Diversity, and Inclusion”
Feb 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

If interested in attending this workshop, please contact Helen Morales.