Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
January 18, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy Workshop, Sarale Ben Asher (UChicago), 'Imitation as Corruption in Republic 10'
Friday, January 18: Sarale Ben Asher (UChicago), 'Imitation as Corruption in Republic 10', Classics 21, 1:30-3:00 pm
January 24, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Marcos Gouvêa
Classics, University of Chicago
'The 'Homeric' Life of Vergil'
January 25, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy Workshop, Emilio Comay del Junco (UChicago), Title TBA
Friday, January 25: Emilio Comay del Junco (UChicago), title TBA, Classics 21, 1:30-3:00 pm
January 29, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Jared Kreiner (UChicago)
Count Me Out: Census Revolts in the Roman Empire
February 07, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Rebekah Spearman

'Singing Springs and Cyrenian Things in Callimachus' Hymn to Apollo'
February 08, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy Workshop, Jason Rheins (Loyola), 'Lactantius and the Harvard Law of Animal Behavior: celestial motion in the problem-space of Ancient Greek Theology'
Friday, February 8: Jason Rheins (Loyola), 'Lactantius and The Harvard Law of Animal Behavior: celestial motion in the problem-space of Ancient Greek Theology', Classics 21, 1:30-3:00 pm
February 11, 2019
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Other LocationAncient Societies Workshop
Ary Bryen (Vanderbilt)
The Judgment of the Provinces: Law, Culture, and Empire in the Roman East
(co-sponsered with Early Christian Studies)

SWIFT 403
February 12, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Manuel Fernandez-Gotz, 'Changing identities in times of crisis: Reassessing the Roman conquest of Gaul'
February 22, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy Workshop, Jessica Moss (NYU), title TBA
Friday, February 22: Jessica Moss (NYU), title TBA, Classics 21, 1:30-3:00pm
February 26, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Robert Marineau (UChicago)
Making It Manly: Literary Shaping of an Old Hittite King’s Reputation
February 28, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Rosalie Stoner

'The Significance of Voluntas in Quintilian's Project of Moral Education'
March 06, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classical Lecture Society
Arlene Saxonhouse
title tba
March 07, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
David Orsbon
Classics, University of Chicago
'Spoliastic Aesthetics and Scholarship as Art: Notes Toward a Theory of Late Antique Aesthetics'
March 08, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy Workshop, Leon Wash (UChicago), title TBA
Friday, March 8, Leon Wash (UChicago), title TBA, Classics 21, 1:30-3:00 pm
March 12, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Jordan Johansen, (UChicago)
Honorary Decrees of the Ptolemaic Nesiotic Koinon
April 01, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Chris Faraone, 'Circe’s Instructions to Odysseus as the First Sibylline Oracle (Od. 10.507-40)'
April 09, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Paul Kosmin
Begins April 12, 2019
12:35 PM - 12:35 PM
Other LocationUniversity of Chicago as the annual meeting of the Midwestern Consortium on Ancient Religions:
“Curses in Context 3”
Thematic Papers:
Jan Bremmer (University of Gröningen), “TBA”
Richard Gordon (University of Erfurt), “Narrativity in Graeco-Roman Charioteer Curses”
Greg Woolf (Director, Ins...
April 18, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Michael Moore
Classics, University of Chicago
April 23, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Ami Huang
Begins April 26, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Franke Institute for the HumanitiesConference on Lucretius
The speakers are: Amber Ace, Monica Gale, Brooke Holmes, David Konstan, Rik Peters, Pamela Zinn
April 30, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Gunther Schoerner
May 09, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Gary Remer, Professor of Political Science, Tulane University
May 16, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Jenna Sarchio
Classics, University of Chicago
May 17, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Chicago, ILSigmund H. Danziger Jr. Distinguished Lecture Series
Fiona Macintosh
University of Oxford
'Dialogues between Shakespeare and the Greeks: interactions between Greek and Shakespearean tragedy 1660-present'.
May 21, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Larry Carrillo
May 23, 2019
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Qualifying exams
Latin qualifying exam
May 28, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Workshop
Jakub Filonik
TBA
May 30, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
David Perry
Classics, University of Chicago