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Department of Classics Holiday Party

Wednesday, December 7, 2011 • 12:00 PM

WAG 116, Classics Lounge

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Tribute to Douglass Parker (1927-2011)

Saturday, November 19, 2011

UT campus

Professor Parker

Finbarr Barry Flood, New York University: "Beyond Representation? Revisiting Islam's 'Image Problem'"

Thursday, November 17, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Texas Union 3. 116 (President's Room)


Peter Meineck, NYU and Aquila Theater: "Before the Gaze: The Neuroscience of the Tragic Mask"

Friday, November 11, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Waggener Hall 116 (Classics Conference Room)


Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives

Thursday, November 10, 2011 • 7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium (ACE 2.302)

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Michèle Lowrie, University of Chicago: "Exemplum, mos maiorum, constitution"

Friday, November 4, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Waggener Hall 116 (Classics Conference Room)


Nancy de Grummond, Florida State University: "Etruscan Human Sacrifice in Myth and Ritual"

Monday, October 31, 2011 • 12:00 PM

Waggener Hall 116 (Classics Lounge)


Annual Classical Archaeology Playdate

Saturday, October 22, 2011 • 1:00 PM

Doty Fine Arts Building 2.204




Penelope Davies, U.T. Austin: "Reading State Architecture in Ancient Rome"

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 • 6:30 PM

SAN ANTONIO MUSEUM OF ART, Auditorium


Leslie Kurke, U.C. Berkeley: "Imagining Chorality: Plato's Puppets, Wonder, and Moving Statues"

Friday, October 14, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Waggener Hall 116 (Classics Lounge)



Nancy Khalek, Brown University: "The Companions of Muhammad and the Formation of Orthodoxy in Medieval Islam"

Thursday, October 6, 2011 • 5:00 PM

Texas Union 3.116 (Governor's Room)



Stanley Lombardo

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 • 7:00 PM

Jessen Auditorium, Homer Rainey Hall 2.104

Homer's Odyssey, books 21 and following


Rabun Taylor, U.T. Austin: "Rediscovering Trajan's Great Aqueduct to Rome"

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 • 8:00 PM

Art Building 1.110


Dr. Timothy J. Moore "Song in the Language Classroom: Some Examples from Ancient Greek and Latin"

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 • 12:00 PM

The Governor's Room, UNB 3.116



Andrew Riggsby, U.T. Austin, "Memory, Houses, and the Myth of the Memory House"

Friday, September 9, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Waggener Hall 116 (Classics Lounge)


Ruth Scodel: “Hesiod's Guide to Getting Rich in Boeotia”

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Classics Lounge, WAG 116


Todd Curtis, U.T. Austin: “'Genre' and Galen's Philosophical Discourse(s)"

Thursday, April 21, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Classics Lounge, WAG 116




Greek Law in the 21st Century 3/31 - 4/2

Saturday, April 2, 2011 • 9:00 AM

Classics Lounge, WAG 116


Approaches to Ancient Roman Luxury Villas: Oplontis and Beyond 4/1 - 4/2

Friday, April 1, 2011 • 9:00 AM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center




2011 Eta Sigma Phi National Meeting

Sunday, March 27, 2011

AT&T Conference Center




Richard Etlin, University of Maryland: "The Architectural Sublime from the Pantheon to Boullée"

Wednesday, March 23, 2011 • 5:00 PM

Goldsmith Hall Auditorium, GOL 3.120



Sander Goldberg, UCLA: "Poets in the Theater? Poetry's Place in the Roman Republic"

Friday, February 25, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Classics Lounge, WAG 116




Free Review for the TExES exam in Latin

Saturday, February 19, 2011 • 9:00 AM

Classics Lounge, WAG 116



Marilyn Skinner, University of Arizona: "Women and Wealth in Republican Rome"

Friday, February 11, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Classics Lounge, WAG 116


Jennifer Moody, U.T. Austin: "Sustainable Living in Bronze Age Crete"

Thursday, February 10, 2011 • 8:00 PM

Texas A&M, College Station



2011 Royal Ethics Confernece: The Intellectual Virtues 2/4 - 2/5

Friday, February 4, 2011 • 9:00 AM

WAG 316