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Homer on the Range, February 9 & 10

Thu, February 9, 2012 • 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM • Waggener Hall 116 (Classics Conference Room)


Thursday, February 9

2:00 p.m.  Welcome

2:15 p.m.  Corinne Pache (Trinity):  Penelope the Lion

3:30 p.m.  Joel Christensen (UTSA):  The Assemblies of Iliad 7: Priam, Paris and the Politics of Troy


Friday, February 10

10:00 a.m.  William Duffy (UTSA):   Exemplarity in Numbers: The Appropriation of the Homeric Phaeacians by the Philosophers and Orators

11:15 a.m.  Bruce Louden (UTEP):  Luke 24 and Homeric Epic: Odyssean Theoxeny, Postponed Recognition, and Iliad 24

2:15 p.m.  Casey Dué (U of Houston):  Mothers-in-Arms and Leaves in Season: An Exploration of the Interaction between Theme and Poetics in the Iliad and Odyssey

3:30 p.m.  Egbert Bakker (Yale):  Homeric Performance and the Interformularity Continuum


Full scheduie and abstracts here

Sponsored by: Department of Classics

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