Classics and the Global

Our 2019-2020 lecture series highlights the ways in which Classics can contribute to the study of global issues, and vice versa.

All events are free and open to the public.


Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 4:00pm - 4130 Posvar Hall

Jacques A. Bromberg (University of Pittsburgh)

“New Global Classics”


Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 4:30pm - 4217 Posvar Hall

Sailakshmi Ramgopal (Columbia University)

“Intermarriage in Moesia Inferior: Romans, Bessi, and Lai"


Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 4:30pm - 4130 Posvar HAll

Micah Myers (Kenyon College)

"Mapping Ancient Texts: Digital Visualizations in Classics Teaching and Research"


Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 4:30pm - 501 CL (English Commons Room)

Donna Zuckerberg (EIDOLON)

“Who’s Revitalizing Homer?: The Relevance and Risks of Classical Reception Today”


Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 4:30pm - Humanities Center, 602 CL

Rebecca Futo Kennedy (Denison University)

Title TBA


Friday, February 28, 2020 - location TBA

Peter Meineck (New York University)

Performance by Warrior Chorus


Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 4:30pm - location TBA

Naomi Campa (Kenyon College)

“Immigration and Identity in Classical Athens”


Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 4:30pm - Humanities Center, 602 CL

Emily Greenwood (Yale University)

Title TBA


Sponsored by the Department of Classics, the Global Studies Center, and the Humanities Center.