ASW Winter 2022 Schedule

Tuesday, January 11 – Madelaine Thompson (UChicago, Classics) *ZOOM
in collaboration with the Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
“Dreamscapes and Waking Worlds in Plautus”

Tuesday, January 25 – Tom Zhuohun Wang (UChicago, MAPH)

“Mark Antony’s Asia: A New Monetary Approach (41-31 BCE)”

Tuesday, February 8 – Doug Inglis (UChicago, Oriental Institute)
“Boats of the Dead: Uncovering the Ancient Vessels Hidden Beneath Egypt’s Sands”

Tuesday, February 22 – Jennifer Finn (Loyola University, Chicago)
“The Seven Wonders of the World and the Hellenistic Imaginary’

This convening is open to all invitees who are compliant with UChicago vaccination requirements and, because of ongoing health risks, particularly to the unvaccinated, participants are expected to adopt the risk mitigation measures (masking and social distancing, etc.) appropriate to their vaccination status as advised by public health officials or to their individual vulnerabilities as advised by a medical professional. Public convening may not be safe for all and carries a risk for contracting COVID-19, particularly for those unvaccinated. Participants will not know the vaccination status of others and should follow appropriate risk mitigation measures.

At the current moment, we will be meeting in Classics 021 at 3:30pm for our meetings unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions, feel free to send me an email (

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