Contents of CCB/BCEA 10.2.1 (2003
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1. Call for Papers
(University of Michigan)
The Department of Classica Studies and the Interdepartmental Program in Greek and Roman History at the University of Michigan would like to extend a warm invitation to the Annual Meeting of the Association of Ancient Historians, May 7-9, 2004. The theme of the conference is “Perceptions of Change: In the Ancient World, Of the Ancient World.” Participants will address new approaches to the ancient world from a variety of methodological and disciplinary perspectives. Session topics are listed below. Abstracts are sought for the Panel Sessions. See below for submission details.
Perceptions of Change
Ancient History in Modern National Traditions
Chewing in Context: food, drink and place in classical antiquity
Magic in Greek myth and ritual
Sex and the City (or History at the Intersection of Culture and Politics)
Appropriations of Ancient Art: Political Contexts
Warfare and Social Organization.
Documentary Evidence and the Writing of Ancient History
Ancient Economic History for the 21st Century
Law and Social Control
Constantine and His Age: New Interpretations
Please see the conference website <http://www.lsa.umich.edu/aah/> for more details. Abstracts should be c.600 words in length and should be submitted by November 1st, 2003 to Association of Ancient Historians 2004, Attn: Anne Shore, Classical Studies Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003. Abstracts should be formulated anonymously, and include a cover letter. Although we would prefer that submissions be related to the proposed panel topics, we will attempt to accommodate papers on other topics where possible.