May 11

PAUL ALLEN MILLER, University of South Carolina

"Going Soft on Canidia: Violence, Irony and the Real in the Epodes"

Dodd 146, 5pm


May 14

EMILY GOWERS, University of Cambridge

"Maecenas and the Lyric Tyrant"

YRL Presentation Room, 4pm

gowers flyer



May 1

RACHEL FULTON BROWN, University of Chicago

"Mary and the Body of God: Servasanctus of Faenza and the Psalter of Creation"

Bunche 6275, 12pm

Brown flyer

April 27

DR. ALAIN TOUWAIDE, Scientific Director, Institute for the Preservation of Medical Traditions

Workshop: "Knowledge without Frontiers: Medieval and Renaissance Medical Traditions in UCLA Collections"

Royce Hall 306, 12pm

Touwaide flyer workshop

April 28

DR. ALAIN TOUWAIDE, Scientific Director, Institute for the Preservation of Medical Traditions

"The Healing Herbs of Antiquity" Dioscorides, De materia medica

Royce Hall 306, 5pm

Touwaide lecture

April 29

STEPHEN HINDS, University of Washington, Seattle

Workshop: "Trends in Latin Poetics and Classical Reception."

YRL Presentation Room (YRL 11348), 12-1:30pm

Hinds workshop

April 30

STEPHEN HINDS, University of Washington, Seattle

"utriusque linguae: Parallel Lives, Pastoral Contests"

Dodd 170, 5pm

 Hinds flyer

April 20

USC/UCLA Classics Colloquium

Young Research Library 11348

View program here

 UCLAUSC Classics Colloquium2015

April 13

ALDO SCHIAVONE, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane

"Slavery and inequality in the first book of Aristotle's Poetics"

Dodd 275, 4:30pm

 Schiavone flyer

April 9

Religion in the Ancient World

HARRIET FLOWER, Princeton University
MICHAEL FLOWER, Princeton University

Young Research Library 11348, 4:00pm

Religion in Ancient World

March 9

LUUK HUITINK, University of Heidelberg

"Enargeia and the Language of Immersion"

Dodd 175, 5:00pm

 Huitink flyer

February 19

JEREMY RAU, Harvard University

"Archaism and Innovation in Homeric Language"

Public Affairs 2250, 4:00pm

rau poster

February 12

TIMOTHY ROOD, St Hugh's College, University of Oxford

"'I come like Themistocles': Napoleon and Classical Antiquity"

 UCLA Faculty Center, Hacienda Room, 5:00pm

 Rood Flyer

February 6-7

Classics Graduate Conference, "Bodies in Revolt"


January 15

ADAMANTIA VASILOGAMVROU, Curator (emerita) of Antiquities, Greece

"Power Centralization in Mycenaean Laconia: The Palace at Ayios Vasileios, Sparta"

Fowler A222, 5:00pm


December 1

TIMOTHY POWER, Rutgers University

"Singing 'Brothers': The New Sappho in Performance"

Dodd 161, 5:00pm

Power flyer

November 22

MATTHEW ROLLER, John Hopkins University

"How not to get royally angry, according to Seneca"

Royce 314, 2:00pm

Roller Public flyer 2

November 20

REBECCA LANGLANDS, University of Exeter

"The Telling Kind: Roman exempla and Cultural Memory"

Dodd 161, 5:00pm

 Langlands flyer

October 30

DEBORAH STEINER, Columbia University

"Choreo-graphy: Catalogues, Choruses, and Lists in Writing"

Dodd 275, 5:00pm

Steiner flyer