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Thu, 4/22 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · via Zoom

Thucydides on asymmetrical relations between states: Rationality and its limits

Josiah Ober, Stanford University

Program in the Ancient World-The Magie Lecture
image of ships

November 12, 2020 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm ·

Alaskan Volcanoes and Mediterranean History

Joseph Manning, Yale University

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picture of a volcano

April 28, 2020 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

CANCELED: Josiah Ober will present the Magie Lecture

Josiah Ober, Stanford University

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October 24, 2019 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

Law, Agency, and the Management of Property in the Roman Empire

Dennis P. Kehoe, Tulane University

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April 29, 2019 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 106 McCormick Hall

The Three Cities of Dio Chrysostom: Conflict and Utopia in the Roman East

John Ma, Columbia University

Program in the Ancient World-Magie Lecture

April 22, 2019 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

The Curious Case of Coronado’s Shields: Towards a Pueblo Iconology on the Eve of Spanish Colonialism

Severin Fowles, Barnard College

Program in the Ancient World, Department of Anthropology

March 25, 2019 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 106 McCormick Hall

Octagonal Churches and Their Functions in Late Antiquity

Mark Johnson, Brigham Young University

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October 22, 2018 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

Fake Letters: Authors and Agendas in the Ancient World

Kathryn Tempest, University of Roehampton, London

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April 24, 2018 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

What was a grove in the suburbs of Rome during the Empire ?

John Scheid, Collège de France

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April 17, 2018 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

Position matters – Portrait monuments as evidence for structural change of the public sphere during the Hellenistic period

Jochen Griesbach, University of Wurzburg

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March 13, 2018 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

Nostoi and Material Culture in the Classical and Hellenistic Adriatic

Catherine Morgan, All Souls College, Oxford, PAW Long Term Fellow

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Adriatic landscpate, picture of the sea

February 22, 2018 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

Failure as a Criterion for the Assessment of Emperors and Emperorship

Rene Pfeilschifter, University of Wurzburg, Germany

Program in the Ancient World

November 28, 2017 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

The Initial Stages of the Phoenician Expansion Overseas: When and Why?

Alexander Fantalkin, Department of Archaeology and Ancient Near Eastern Cultures, Tel Aviv University

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Image of a Phoenician ship

November 14, 2017 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

Ancient World Research and Tools in Synergy

Mark Depauw, KU Leuven

Program in the Ancient World and Center for Digital Humanities
Diagram of TM Network

October 10, 2017 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 106 McCormick Hall

Past, Present, and Future: Old and new perspectives in Dodona and Greek oracles

Pierre Bonnechere, University of Montreal, Canada

Program in the Ancient World

April 4, 2017 · 4:30 pm5:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

Voting for Authoritarianism: Popular Assemblies in Classical Greek Oligarchies

Matt Simonton, Arizona State University

Program in the Ancient World, Co-sponsored with Classics

March 15, 2017 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · Bowl 002 Robertson Hall

Reassessing the Ptolemaic settlement policies: Another look at the “poleis”

Christelle Isabel Fischer-Bovet, U Southern California

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February 15, 2017 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne

“Imperial Time in the Hellenistic East”

Paul J. Kosmin, Harvard University

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