2021-2022 UTM Annual Classics Seminar Series

Seminars are on Fridays, 1-4pm, conducted through Zoom.

Note

  • Papers start at 1:10pm, Zoom session starts at 1pm
  • Zoom links and advance readings will be circulated one week in advance
  • For all inquiries please contact Rachel Mazzara (r.mazzara@utoronto.ca)

Schedule - Fall 2021

  • Oct. 1:    Irene Soto MarínThe First Millennium of Egyptian Coinage
  • Oct. 22:  David KonstanThe Origin of Sin: Greece and Rome, Early Judaism and Christianity
  • Nov. 12: Sylvie HonigmanMediterranean Culture Koine: A Valid Concept for the Greek Classical/Achaemenid and Hellenistic Eras
  • Nov. 26: Matt GibbsProfessional Soldiers or Paramilitaries? The machairophoroi of Ptolemaic and Roman Egypt

Schedule - Winter 2022

  • Feb. 4:   Claire Holleran: Postponed until 2022-23
  • Mar. 4:   Monica Gale: Quare id faciam nescio, sed fieri sentio: Self-Scrutiny and Self-Knowledge in Catullus and Contemporary Philosophy
  • Mar. 18: Jan Bremmer: Postponed until 2022-23
  • Apr. 1:    Michele R. Salzman: The Demise of the Roman Senate: The Price of Justinian’s Reconstruction of Italy