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Classics PG Colloquium 2018

Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Wolfson Research Exchange

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10:00-10:15: Welcome

10:15-11:45: Panel - Representation and Response
Chair: Denise Wilding
10:15-10:45: The Representation of Inscriptions and their Monuments in Epigraphic Manuscripts and Early Printed Corpora: The Case of the Pyramid of Cestius. Paloma Perez Galvan

10:45-11:15: Epigrammatic modes of consumption: between epigraphic and literary conventions. Alessandra Tafaro

11:15-11:45: Donkeys, Drunkenness, and Disability: Understanding Hephaestus’ Impairment within the Return Sequence. Annie Sharples

Coffee Break: 11:45-12:15

12:15-1:15: Panel 2 - Memory and Memorialisation
Chair: George Green
12:15-12:45: Damnatio Memoriae, contrast, appropriation and the Colossus Neronis. Nigel Heathcote
12:45-1:15: Classicism and the British Memorials of the Great War. Giles Penman

Lunch: 1:15-2:15

2:15-3:45: Panel 3 - Numismatics and Society
Chair: Bernhard Woytek
2:15-2:45: The Beast of Armorica: The Iron Age Human-headed horse in context. David Swan
2:45-3:15: Tokens in Roman Gaul: Deposition on Sanctuary sites and use in the Religious sphere. Denise Wilding

3:15-3:45: Restructuring the monetary history of the third century. George Green.

Coffee Break: 3:45-4:15

4:15-5:15: Panel 4 - Textual approaches to self and materiality
Chair: Simone Mollea

4:15-4:45: Philosopher VS Tyrant. Canus in De tranquillitate animi 14, 4-10. Martina Russo

4:45-5:15: Metals and the Cosmic. Emmy Stavropoulou

5:15-5:30: Closing Remarks

5:30: Wine reception

7:00pm: Conference dinner

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Programme is subject to change.