Classics and Ancient History – Departmental Seminars

Seminars are held Thursdays from 4-6pm
in the Kevin Lee Room, Quadrangle Building, University of Sydney

Thursday, 21 August 2008
“The ‘Egyptian Question’ in 56 BC”
by Kit Morrell (University of Sydney)

“Demonising Ares”
by Sally Morris (Macquarie University)

Thursday, 28 August 2008
“Velleius on Germanicus”
by Andy Stiles (University of Sydney)

“Lesbia’s Cousin and Catullus 113”
by Tom Hillard (Macquarie University)

Thursday, 4 September 2008
“Socio-Political Groups in Sophoclean Drama:
Odysseus and the Athenian ‘Middle Class’ ”

by Elodie Paillard (Université de Genève)

“Mens Exercituum – The Pathology of Roman Soldiers in Conflict”
by Denis Saddington (University of the Witwatersrand)

Thursday, 18 September 2008
“Pliny the Younger: Asianist or Atticist?”
by Michelle Borg (University of Sydney)

“Propertius? Concept of ‘Virtus’ in Books 2-4: Giving a ‘New’ Meaning to the ‘Old’ Discourse”
by Barbara Weinlich (Texas Tech University)

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