Current Events

April 4: Alexander Loney (Wheaton College)
“Homeric Nostalgia”

April 11: Sam Lee (UChicago Social Thought)
“Nameless Galatea: Sprezzatura and the Aesthetics of Concealment in Ovid’s Pygmalion Myth”

April 18: Jimmy White (UChicago Classics/Social Thought)
“‘Where the Wild Things Are’: Narrative Empathy and Fellow-Feeling with Monsters in the Poetry of Stesichorus”

May 2: Serena Ammirati (visiting scholar from Università Roma Tre)
“Latinum est, non legitur: The Challenge of Latin Papyri”
*co-sponsored with Regenstein Special Collections, held in Special Collections room 136

May 16: Seva Khusid (UChicago MAPH)
“Prometheus Bound and Court Rhetoric in Modern Russia”