Classical & Medieval Studies Archives

May 22, 2019

At the Gates of the Subura: Martial and Street Culture

The Classical and Medieval Studies Program invited the Bates community to a presentation by Grace, Gilles, Ph.D from the University…

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May 13, 2019

Diagram as Exhortation to Philosophy: Aristotle’s Wondrous Cuttlefish

Johannes (Hans) Wietzke, from Carleton College, MN, spoke to the Bates community on May 13, 2019 on “Diagram as Exhortation…

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May 8, 2019

The Site of Libarna and Roman Colonal Strategie

On May 8, 2019, Hannah Friedman, Assistant Professor of Roman Archaeology at Texas Tech University, spoke on “The Site of…

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March 23, 2019

Digital Glossary of Greek Birds: A Discovery and Outreach Tool

Classical and Medieval Studies and Digital and Computational Studies invited the community to a talk on “The Digital Glossary of…

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March 21, 2019

The Medieval Presence in Modern Identities – Symposium in Medieval Studies

“The Medieval Presence in Modern Identities” March 21, 2019 at 4:30pm ~ Pettengill G65 > Dr. Jennifer Lorden, Grinnell College…

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March 11, 2019

Strong Opinions, Weakly Held: The Digital Reinvention of a Medievalist

In Pettengill 65, Dr. Robert Sanderson, a semantic architect, spoke on “Strong Opinions, Weakly Held: The Digital Reinvention of a…

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September 22, 2018

The Greek Bold Leaves and the ‘Bafflement Beyond’

On September 20, 2018 in Pettengill G65, Professor Rebecca Sinos from Amherst College spoke on “The Greek Bold Leaves &…

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September 17, 2018


September 29, 2018, Saturday 220/221 Commons at Bates College THE INS AND OUTS OF ATHENS AND ROME Hamish Cameron/moderator 9:00…

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December 6, 2017

Viewing of ‘CHI-RAQ’ and the Making of the Film

On December 6, 2017, the movie Chi-raq was shown to a campus audience. Summary: It is a clever riff on…

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November 1, 2017

Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean

On November 9, 2017, Thursday, Professor of Classics and History, Taco Terpstra, from Northwestern University talked on “Trade in the…

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