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Hunter Rawlings
11/30/11 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
2110 Taliaferro Hall

The Department of Classics and the Nathan and Jeanette Miller Center for Historical Studies at the University of Maryland present this riveting lecture on two of our most intriguing founding fathers.

Gonda Van Steen
10/18/11 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
0126 Armory

Gonda Van Steen, a scholar of ancient and modern Greek literature, gives a talk entitled “Humor Beats Tragedy: The Reception of Aristophanes in Modern Greece.”

Kenneth Holum
10/25/11 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
2120 Francis Scott Key

Professor Kenneth Holum discusses the ancient Roman harbors, seamen's religion, the shipwreck of St. Paul, and the cities of Alexandria in Egypt and Caesarea in Judaea.

Judith Hallet
9/15/11 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
2115 Tawes Hall

Judith Hallet presents a paper on " Autobiography and Fiction, Gender and Failure in Ancient Roman Love Elegaic Poetry."

10/14/10 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
2115 Tawes Hall

Dr. Greg Staley discusses his recent research concerning Nathaniel Hawthorne's Marble Faun. Bob Levine will offer a response in a series presented by The Departments of English and Classics.

3/6/08 - 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM

The Department of Classics presents a discussion on the rhetoric of seduction.

Classics and the HBCUs
4/17/10 - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
1400 Marie Mount Hall

The Department of Classics hosts a Colloquium on Latin, the Study of Greco-Roman, British and American Literature, and Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

3/27/10 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
1400 Marie Mount Hall

A colloquium of scholars marking the publication by the Library of America of Wilder's first five novels as "the most neglected author of a brilliant generation."

A new tongue-in-cheek book written by two Maryland graduate students offers advice on how aspiring heroes from ancient Greece can win fame, glory and immortality among the stars.

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