Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
October 01, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
faculty meeting
October 03, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetorics and Poetics Workshop
TBA
October 08, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Carlos Noreña 'Law and the Imperial Imaginary in Republican Rome'
October 10, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Omeros reading group
Contact Prof. Faraone for details
October 11, 2019
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Chicago, ILWelcome back Pot luck
Fall potluck, at Sarah and Cliff's, 5307 S. University Ave.
Begins October 11, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Franke Institute for the HumanitiesCurses in Context
“Curses in Context 4:
Curse Tablets in the Wider Realm of Execrations”
Conference at the Franke Institute of Humanities and The Neubauer Collegium at University of Chicago, October 11-13, 2019
Orga...
October 17, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetorics and Poetics Workshop
TBA
October 18, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Chicago, ILWriting and Publishing in the Classics for the world beyond academy
The Classics Department will host a conversation on writing and publishing about Classics for the world beyond the academy with Donna Zuckerberg (AB Chicago; PhD Princeton).
October 18, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Science Research, Room 122Modern Greek
Yannis Hamilakis
Professor of Archaeology and Professor of Modern Greek Studies, Brown University

'Ideal, Nation, Crypto-colony: How Greece Should Celebrate its Bicentenary'
October 21, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Workshop
Michael Sharp
Cambridge University Press
A discussion on Academic book publishing
October 22, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Timothy Clark
(Classics Graduate) - 'Carving their Own Voice:
Provincial Identity and Eastern Ideology in the Relief of Nero and Armenia at
the Sebasteion of Aphrodisias'
October 24, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21William Sullivan Defense
William Sullivan's dissertation defense
October 29, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Edward Harris 'Supplication in Athenian Tragedy: Law, Ritual and Dramatic Structure'
October 31, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetorics and Poetics Workshop
TBA
November 01, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Workshop on embodiment: texts and objects.
Workshop on embodiment: texts and objects.
11AM TO 1PM will meet in CWAC 157
1PM to 5PM will meet in Classics 21
November 05, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
faculty meeting
November 07, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetorics and Poetics Workshop
TBA
Begins November 08, 2019
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago, ILDreams in the Ancient World
Panel on Dreams in the Ancient World
Begins November 10, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture RoomConference: Rabbinic Judaism and Its Contexts
RABBINIC JUDAISM AND ITS CONTEXTS

Rabbinic Judaism was born twice, in the spaces and cultures of Roman Palestine and Sasanian Iran. Rabbinic lore and argument must be understood in relation to the...
November 12, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Seth Estrin (Chicago) - 'Homonymy in Classical Attic Funerary
Sculpture'
November 14, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Omeros reading group
Contact Prof. Faraone for details.
November 19, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Yann Berthelet (Liège) - 'Roman God's Networks: The Case of
Apollo'
November 21, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetorics and Poetics Workshop
TBA
November 26, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Omeros reading group
Contact Prof. Faraone for details.
December 03, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
faculty meeting
December 05, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Rachele Pierini (Bologna) - TBA
January 07, 2020
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
faculty meeting
January 14, 2020
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Kathryn Morgan (OI Post-Doctorate) 'Unloosing the Gordian Knot: Hellenistic kings, oriental despotism, and the Midas myth in the archaeology of Phrygia'
January 28, 2020
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Laura Gawlinski (Loyola) TBA
January 31, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 110George Walsh Annual Lecture
Harriet Flower
Andrew Fleming West Professor of Classics
TBA