Classical Studies Events

December 3, 2018
Book Launch for Professor Ed Watts
Discussion on Professor Ed Watt's new book, Mortal Republic, led by Professors Mira Balberg Professor (History), Monte Johnson (Philosophy), Andrew Deveraux (History), and Page Dubois (Literature).

February 22, 2019 
Philosophy Department Colloquium
Lecture by Voula Tsouna, Professor of Philosophy at UC Santa Barbara. 4:00-6:00 p.m., in H&SS 7077. Reception to follow in H&SS 7076.

February 27, 2019 
"This is Sparta?: Sparta and Athens as Classroom Models" (PDF)
Lecture by Mike Lippman, Associate Professor of the Practice at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. 4 p.m., in Canyon Vista, Yosemite Room. 

March 7, 2019
"Women and Children First: The Earliest Evidence for Ancient Greek Body Amulets" (PDF)
Lecture by Christopher Faraone, Professor of Classics at University of Chicago. 5:00 p.m. in Sixty-Four North, the Boardroom.


Center for Hellenic Studies Events

January 7-8
Lecture by Josephine Quinn, author of In Search of the Phoenicians, Associate Professor of Ancient History, University of Oxford. Location TBD.

January 28
"Dreams in Greek and Roman Religion: Old and New Problems." Lecture by Gil Renberg, Lecturer of Classics and Religious Studies, at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 5:00-7:00 p.m., at the Dolores Huerta Vera-Cruz Room (Former Student Center)

February 21
Annual Ranglas Lecture: "Up Close and Personal: Gods and Mortals in Classical Athenian Art."  Our distinguished speaker this year is H. Alan Shapiro, The W. H. Collins Vickers Professor of Archaeology, The Johns Hopkins University.  5:00-7:00 p.m., at The Village at Torrey Pines, 15th Floor.

March 18
Annual Vassiliadis Lecture: Yearning to See God: Early Byzantine Art, Theology, and Science." Our featured speaker this year is Laura Nasrallah, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity, Harvard Divinity School.  5:00-7:00 pm, at The Village at Torrey Pines, 15th Floor.