Classics & Ancient Mediterrenean Studies Pro-Seminar 2020-2021

Fall 2020: Pro-seminar meetings will be on Tuesdays, 5:40-6:30 p.m. PST via Zoom Meet

  • September 15: Introductory Session and Game Night! featuring Professor C. W. Marshall (University of British Columbia) and the Royal Game of Ur
  • October 6: Session on Classics and the "EOS Reads for Black Lives” Program (There will be required reading for this event.)
  • October 27: Spooky ventriloquy or speaking in agreement? Heraclitus, poetry, and philosophy in Plato's Cratylus. featuring Visiting Professor Luke Parker
  • November 10: Session on Epigraphy and Roman Military Diplomas featuring Visiting Professor Michael Ng
  • December 1: Senior Thesis Presentations

Spring 2020

  • With Prof. Brett Rogers, February 4 at 5 p.m., Wyatt 304
  • "Teaching Ancient Women Philosophers," with Prof. Sara Protasi (Philosophy department), March 3 at 5 p.m., Wyatt 313
  • VIRTUAL ONLY! with Prof. Bill Barry, March 31 at 5 p.m.
  • CANCELLED “Paul, the Imperial Cult, and a 6th Century Church in Corinth,” with Paul Scotton, Redford Archaeology Lecturer, April 21 at 5 p.m., Tahoma Room, Thomas Hall
  • VIRTUAL ONLY! Senior Thesis Presentation, April 28 at 5 p.m.


Fall 2019

  • "Dacia and Romania: Connections from the Ancient Past" with Castor Kent, September 17 at 5 p.m., Wyatt 304
  • "Singular They and the Classical Gender Hierarchy," visiting Professor, Megan O'Donald, October 15 at 5 p.m., Wyatt 304
  • Production discussion of the "Penelopiad" with Prof. Sara Freeman and Theater Arts students, November 05 at 5 p.m., Wyatt 304
  • Senior Thesis Presentations, December 03 at 5 p.m.,Wyatt 304
  1. Jed Pageler
  2. Laura Wolff
  3. Fran A Smyth