Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
October 22, 2014
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Philosophy Workshop
Rachana Kamtekar (University of Arizona)
October 23, 2014
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
The Rhetoric and Poetics workshop, in conjunction with the Department of Germanic Studies, is pleased to welcome Eric Downing, Professor of German and Comparative Literature at the University of North...
October 24, 2014
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop
Shadi Bartsch (Classics, UChicago): 'A Stomach for Verse: Metaphor, Digestion, and the Canon in Persius' – with a response by Nicholas Wong (Comp Lit)
October 28, 2014
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Franke Institute for the HumanitiesContemporary French Scholars on Classical and Medieval Texts
Warren Pezé (Paris-I): “Marginalia, corrections and rewritings as a source for the social history of early medieval heresy”
Cosponsored by Chicago-France Center
Late Antique and Byzantine Worksho...
October 30, 2014
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Bart Van Wassenhove, Classics, University of Chicago
“Truth and Advertising: On the So-Called ‘Failure of Stoic Rhetoric'”
October 31, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop
Daniel Carranza (Graduate in Germanic Studies): 'Der Fruehling
des Vorlesens (The Spring of Recitation): Cognitive Topology of a
Rilkean Metaphor'
October 31, 2014
4:30 PM
Walker Museum, Room 111Convocation: Degree Application Withdrawal Deadline
Students may withdraw a previously submitted degree application without penalty until 4:30 p.m. CST on Friday of fifth week of the quarter. Students who wish to cancel a degree application must conta...
November 04, 2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago, ILClassics Faculty Meeting
Monthly faculty meeting
November 04, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Science Research, Room 122'The Tissue of the World: Sympathy in Greco-Roman Antiquity.”
Brooke Holmes, Princeton University, Professor of Classics.
'The Sympathetic Cosmos'
November 07, 2014
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Diana Moser Dissertation Defense
Diana Moser dissertation defense
November 11, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Science Research, Room 122'The Tissue of the World: Sympathy in Greco-Roman Antiquity.”
Brooke Holmes, Princeton University, Professor of Classics.
'Networks of Affinity and Hostility'
November 13, 2014
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Cathy Mardula, Classics, University of Chicago
“Vergil’s Shield of Aeneas and Its Legacy in Lucan”
November 14, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Other Location (see description)Metaphor Workshop
Ramie Targoff (Brandeis). Location: TBD
November 14, 2014
4:30 PM
Other Location (see description)Convocation: Dissertation Final Submission Deadline
Dissertations must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. 4 weeks before convocation. Contact the Dissertation Office for more information.
November 17, 2014
8:30 AM
Other Location (see description)Registration Begins
Contact your department for registration information and instructions.
November 18, 2014
3:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Goda Thangada
November 18, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Science Research, Room 122'The Tissue of the World: Sympathy in Greco-Roman Antiquity.”
Brooke Holmes, Princeton University, Professor of Classics.
'The Interconnected Microcosm'
November 21, 2014
5:00 PM
Other Location (see description)Registration Ends
Contact your department for registration information and instructions. Any changes of course registration after this deadline may be done during add-drop period for the quarter.
November 25, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Science Research, Room 122'The Tissue of the World: Sympathy in Greco-Roman Antiquity.”
Brooke Holmes, Princeton University, Professor of Classics.
Human and Nonhuman Communities: The Question of Nature
November 26, 2014
2:00 PM
Walker Museum, Room 111Convocation: Attendance Changes Due
Convocation attendance changes are due to the Dean of Students office.
December 02, 2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago, ILClassics Faculty Meeting
Monthly faculty meeting
December 02, 2014
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Kassi Jackson
December 04, 2014
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Emily Greenwood (Yale University)
“The Great War / Great Wars: Thucydides through WWI Memoirs”
January 05, 2015
8:30 AM
Other Location (see description)Registration: Add-Drop Begins
Students may make changes to their enrollments during the first three weeks of the quarter without penalty. Contact your department for more information. Students who make changes to current quarter e...
January 05, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
Winter quarter faculty meetings
January 06, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
Winter quarter faculty meetings
January 09, 2015
5:00 PM
Walker Museum, Room 111Convocation: Degree Applications Due
In order to receive a degree, students must complete an on-line degree application at myUChicago(http://my.uchicago.edu). The on-line application must be submitted no later than 5 p.m. CST on Friday o...
January 13, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop & Metaphor Workshop
Renaud Gagne (Cambridge Classics; co-sponsored with Metaphor Workshop)
January 15, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
TBA
January 23, 2015
5:00 PM
Other Location (see description)Registration: Add-Drop Ends
Students may make changes to their enrollments during the first three weeks of the quarter without penalty. Students who make changes to current quarter enrollments after Friday of third week will be...