Unless otherwise noted, all Colloquia will take place at 4:30 p.m. in Room B21 of the Rhys Carpenter Library on the campus of Bryn Mawr College. Tea will be held at 4 p.m. in the Quita Woodward Room, Old Library. For information call 610-526-5198; or email email@example.com.
Fall 2021 Classics Colloquia
"News from Abroad: Reports from the Field"
Students who have engaged in scholarly activities beyond the walls of Bryn Mawr and Haverford, report on their experiences, be it in the excavation trenches, in the libraries with research fellowships, or even in online coursework.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
'When Starvation Is a Curse: The Cosmic Implications of a Mother's Anger in the Homeric Hymn to Demeter"
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University of Pennsylvania
"Bookhands and Handbooks"
This is the opening lecture of the Exhibition "Private Lives of Old Books,"
Rutgers University, Camden
"Seeing Rome from the Streets: Wayfinding towards a Subaltern Topography of the City of Rome"
"Mining, Metal, and Money in Plato's Republic"
“What Kind of Reception? Martha Graham’s 1947 Dance “Night Journey”: Jocasta, Memory, Desire, and Noguchi’s Bed
University of Oxford
"Death Imagined: Conceptualising the Dead in Archaic and Classical Greece"
The C. Densmore Curtis Lecture presented by the graduate students in the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology
“No Sticky Fingers at Epidauros? Regulating Worshippers’ Access and Movements at an Incubation Shrine”
Idaho State University
“Rivals or Relatives? From Sophistic Antilogic to Platonic Dialectic”
American School of Classical Studies at Athens
“Erasing Macedonians: The Politics of Athenian Space in 200 B.C.”
Bryn Mawr College
"Imperial/Non-Imperial Encounters in the Gulf: The Seleucid, Parthian, and Sasanian Glazed Pottery from Southeastern Arabia"