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October 4-5, 2013




Friday, October 4

1:00 - 3:00
Registration for speakers
4:00 - 4:30
Tea in the Quita Woodward Room, Thomas Hall
4:30 - 6:00
Kostis Kourelis's keynote address, “The Membrology of Home: Tales From the Archaeological Underground”
6:00 - 7:30
Reception in the Cloisters, Thomas Hall (rain location: the Quita Woodward Room)
Dinner for keynote speaker and selected guests



Saturday, October 5

8:30 - 9:00
Light breakfast, Quita Woodward Room
9:00 - 10:30

Session 1: Home-Making: Conceptualizing Home


E.V. Mulhern, Bryn Mawr College, "You Can't Go Home Again: Regulus and the Ideal of Rome"

William L. Coleman, University of California, Berkeley, "'Something of an architect': Thomas Cole and the House Portrait"

10:30 - 10:50
10:50 - 12:20

Session 2: Home Away From Home: Leaving  Home


Nicole Colosimo, Bryn Mawr College, “峒埼轿蔽肝嘉毕勎�螒broad: The Dedication of Votive Offerings in Sanctuaries away from Home”

Lana Sloutsky, Boston University, "The Role of Byzantine Domestic Space After 1453: The Case of Venice"

Dwight Carey, University of California, Los Angeles, "Affiliations at Home: Blackness and the Resolution of South Asian-American Marginality in Mississippi Masala''

12:20 - 2:00
2:00 - 3:30

Session 3: Domestic Politics: The Personal and the Political


Catharine Judson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Form, Function, and Memory: The Identification of Building F in the Athenian Agora"

Erika Jeck, University of Chicago, "Constructing a Local Romanitas: The Negotiation of Civic Identity Through Foreign Cult at Puteoli"

Stephanie Peterson, City University of New York, Graduate Center, "Interiority in Ren茅 Magritte's Middle Class Interiors: A Site for Unconscious Revolution"

3:30 - 3:50
3:50 - 5:20

Session 4: Make Yourself at Home: Home and Identity


Dianne Boetsch, Bryn Mawr College, "There's No Place Like Home: Disrupted Returns and Redefinitions of Home in Statius' Thebaid"

Emma Buckingham, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Negotiations of Community and Identity within a Foreign Garrison: A Case Study of Hellenistic Grave Stelai From Sidon"

Emma Patten, Harvard Divinity School, "A Final Dwelling Place: The Role of Death in Space, Place, and Home in Siberian Nomadic Communities"

5:20 - 5:40
Keynote/Respondent closing remarks

Dinner for speakers, keynote, and committee


Last Updated on 9/26/2013 by damoroso@brynmawr.edu