Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
October 23, 2018
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Brendan Hainline (UChicago): “sšw jsw: ‘Ancient Writings’ and Authenticity in Egyptian Texts,”
October 26, 2018
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Science Research, Room 122Modern Greek Lecture
Dr. Thomas W. Gallant
Nicholas Family Endowed Chair
Professor of Modern Greek History & Archaeology
“Greece's Two Fins-de-Siècle.”
October 30, 2018
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Workshop
Professor James E.G. Zetzel
Columbia University
'The Survival of Latin Literature.'
November 01, 2018
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Luke Parker, Social Thought and Classics, University of Chicago

'Thoreau's Homer in A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers'
November 08, 2018
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Jennifer Finn (Marquette University), “One House Left Standing: Negotiating Dynastic Identity in the Conquest of Empire,”
November 15, 2018
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Kate Miller, Classics
'Political Dialogue and Dramatic Form in Sophocles' Ajax.'
November 20, 2018
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Mills McArthur (UChicago), “ΕΚ ΤΩΝ ΕΡΓ ΕΠΙ ΣΟΥΝ ΟΙΚ: Workplace as Occupation Title,”
November 29, 2018
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Leon Wash, Classics, University of Chicago

'Nomos and Physis in Empedocles'

~ This event will be co-sponsored with the Literature and Philosophy Workshop~
January 10, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Johanna Hanink
Associate Professor, Brown University
TBA
January 11, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 110George B. Walsh Lecture Series
Johanna Hanink
Associate Professor of Classics, Brown University
'Cultural Intimacy in Classical Athens.'
January 11, 2019
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21MAPH Social Hour
MAPH event
January 24, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Workshop
February 07, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
TBA
February 21, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
TBA
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
TBA
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)'
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
TBA
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
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
TBA
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 30, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
TBA