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AIA/APA Practice

Friday, December 6, 2013 • 4:00 PM

WAG 116



Sexual Citizenship and Human Rights: What Can the US Learn from the EU and European Law?

Sunday, November 24, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Connally Center for Justice (CCJ), School of Law, Eidman Courtroom, Room 2.306


Borders are roughly hewn: Monuments, local landscapes and the politics of place in Hittite Anatolia

Monday, November 18, 2013 • 2:00 PM

CLA Room 1.302D

Archaeological Studies Seminar


Tom Palaima, UT Austin: "Faces, Facelessness and Attachment in Iliad 18 and later war writing"

Friday, November 15, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116

Colloquia Speaker Series


Veterans' Voices

Monday, November 11, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Byrne-Reed House

Group readings of ancient Greek texts. Discussion will follow.

No description available.

Texas Classical Association Annual Fall Conference, Nov. 8-9

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Waggener Hall (Friday) and AT&T Center (Saturday). Specific venues TBA


Christopher Francese, Dickinson College: "Digital Commentary on Classical Texts: Problems and Prospects"

Friday, November 8, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116


Nicholas Cahill, Univ. of Wisconsin: "The City of Sardis"

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • 7:00 PM

JGB 2.218



Andrew Gregory, University College, London: "Anaximander: Some new Perspectives"

Friday, November 1, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116

Colloquia Speaker Series


Rick Benitez, University of Sydney: “On Plato's Apology of Socrates, 40c5–9”

Friday, November 1, 2013 • 1:30 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116



Alison Keith, University of Toronto: "Elegiac Women and Roman Warfare"

Friday, October 18, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116

Colloquia Speaker Series


Brent Landau, University of Texas at Austin: "The Star-Child and his Star-Food: Fragments of Visionary Experience in the Syriac Revelation of the Magi"

Thursday, October 17, 2013 • 5:00 PM

Union Building (UNB) 4.224 (Asian Culture Room)

Workshop on Late Antiquity


William Caraher, University of North Dakota: "Reconstructing Community from Busted Pots and Ruined Churches on Cyprus."

Friday, September 27, 2013 • 5:00 PM

UNB 2.102 Eastwoods Room

Workshop on Late Antiquity



Ayelet Hamison Lushkov, Ph.D. (University of Texas at Austin)

Friday, September 13, 2013 • 4:00 PM

WAG 116

Colloquia Speaker Series



Zeus in Therapy by Prof. Douglass Stott Parker 8/16 - 8/25

Sunday, August 25, 2013 • 8:00 PM

The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Adapted for the stage by Tutto Theatre Co.

Zeus in Therapy by Douglass Stott Parker

Ned Tuck, St. Mary’s Hall: “The Inception of Theseus: the movie and the myth.”

Friday, April 26, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116


Sylvian Fachard, Brown University: "Attic Borderlands: Landscape, Settlement Patterns, and Economy"

Friday, April 19, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, Waggener Hall 116


Kirk Freudenburg, Yale University: "Structures of Influence In Roman Poetry"

Friday, April 19, 2013 • 12:10 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116




Richard Hunter, University of Cambridge: "History, fiction, myth: some moments in the ancient struggle"

Friday, April 12, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, Waggener Hall 116


Mike Edmunds, Cardiff University: "The Antikythera Mechanism and the Mechanical Universe"

Friday, April 5, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Mezes Auditorium (MEZ 1.306)

No description available.


Will Bibee, UT Austin: “Near Eastern influence on Greek Divination and Purification Ritual.”

Friday, March 29, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116


36th Annual Workshop in Ancient Philosophy, March 21 - 23

Saturday, March 23, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Waggener Hall

Ariadne and Dionysus (Attic krater c. 470 BCE: Blanton 1980.39)

Aislinn Melchior, University of Puget Sound: "Laying the Ghost of Curio: Intertextuality in the Bellum Africum"

Friday, March 1, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, Waggener Hall 116


William Chace, Elaine Treharne, and Eric Rasmussen, Academics Panel for "The Fate of the Book: A Public Forum."

Thursday, February 28, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center, Prothro Theater



John Miller, University of Virginia: "Virgil's Salian Hymn to Hercules"

Friday, February 22, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, Waggener Hall 116




Richard F. Buxton, UT Austin: "A Thucydidean Stasis at Thebes in Xenophon’s Hellenica”

Friday, February 1, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116


Matthew Farmer, University of Pennsylvania: "A Contest of Genres in Aristophanes' Wasps"

Monday, January 28, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116


Noah Kaye, University of Haifa: "Before the 'Second Agora': Pergamon and the Gymnasium"

Friday, January 25, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Classics Conference Room, WAG 116