Archives for "Classical and Medieval Studies"
April 17, 2014 3:12 pm
While men may have dominated public life in ancient Greece and Rome, women nevertheless played active roles in religious rituals….
November 8, 2013 3:34 pm
The Bates College lecture series “Byzantium and Islam: Art, Poetry and Sound at the Crossroads of the Mediterranean Sea” resumes Nov. 14.
October 28, 2013 10:22 am
Food historian and Bangor Daily News columnist Sandra Oliver offers a talk titled “George Washington’s Breakfast” on Nov. 7.
August 23, 2013 8:26 am
At the final faculty meeting of the year, each retiring professor is honored by a colleague who offers a spoken tribute.
April 4, 2013 12:00 pm
Greek and Latin students perform Plautus’ comedy Captivi and show a video of Euripedes’ tragedy Bacchae.
April 1, 2013 6:01 pm
Students in the junior-senior English seminar “Medieval London” assumed the identities of medieval Londoners at Mount David Summit. The Plague made a cameo appearance, too.
March 4, 2013 12:04 pm
An expert in Spanish theater from Bard College opens a lecture series exploring cultural encounters between Europe and the Islamic world on March 4.
October 24, 2012 3:23 pm
Guest director Peter Richards helms the Bates production of “Big Love,” a modern adaptation of an ancient Greek drama, in performances Nov. 1-5.
October 17, 2012 8:29 am
Six new tenure-track members of the faculty began teaching at Bates in autumn 2012, representing dance, economics, German, neuroscience and psychology, religious studies, and classical and medieval studies.
June 18, 2012 9:54 am
“They were not shy to pick up staffs, sticks, and staves and wield them against perceived oppressors.”