From: B.T. Day, McMaster
Second Graduate Students' Conference
The Graduate Students in Conjunction with the Department
of Classics at McMaster University are pleased to announce the Second Graduate
Student's Conference September 30th 2000, Ewart Angus Centre 1A5 (SW corner
of the HSC)
Competition and Celebration in the Roman World
September 30, 2000
Registration information and forms can also be found
on the web or can be obtained by contacting the Conference committee at
<firstname.lastname@example.org>. The nominal
$12 (students) $20 (others) registration fee includes morning and afternoon
coffee, lunch and an informal reception after the conference.
John D'Arms (University of Michigan; ACLS President):
"Spectacle and Spectators at Roman Banquets"
Jonathan Edmondson (York University; Editor, Phoenix):
"The World of the Arena in Apuleius' Golden Ass"
Janette Auer (McMaster University): "The Function
of Horace's Carmen Saeculare in the Celebration of the Ludi Saeculares
Jeffrey Becker (University of North Carolina at Chapel
Hill): "Spectacula Triumphi: The Foundation of a Dynasty"
Melody Collins (McMaster University): "Conquering
by Denial in Ovid's Amores 1.4"
Eric Fournier (Universite de Montreal): "The Adventus
of Julian in Sirmium"
Erguen Lafli (Universitat Koeln): "Celebration on
Amber Lunsford (Ohio State University): "The Representation
of the "Other" in Roman Triumph"
Crista McInnis (Concordia University): "Sour Grapes:
The Polemic of Mark Anthony's Drunkenness"
Max Nelson (University of British Columbia): "Beauty
Contests and the Roman Feminine Physical Ideal"
Dr. Luigi Pedroni (Universita di Napoli): "Personal
Celebration on Roman Republican Coinage: the Case of C. Publicius Malleolus"
Please visit our website at:
Please submit this form with your check to arrive
no later than September 27, 2000 to: The Conference Committee, Department
of Classics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ONT, L8S 4M2. The registration
fee is $12.00 for students and $20.00 for other persons.
Please make your cheque payable to McMaster University
and enclose the following information:
I enclose payment for _____students @ $12.00 =$______________;
_____persons @ $20.00 = $________________.Total:
Please list on the reverse of this form the names
of persons other than yourself for whom you are pre-registering. Receipts
for registration can be picked up on the day of the conference.
From: Mike Dimaio, Salve
Regina University <email@example.com>
The program and registration material are
now available for the Ancient Studies--New Technology conference at Salve
Regina at a link atDe Imperatoribus
Ancient Studies -- New Technology:
The World Wide Web and Scholarly Research, Communication, and Publication
in Ancient, Byzantine, and Medieval Studies
December 8-10, 2000
Salve Regina University
Sponsored by: Philosophy Department, Salve Regina University, The De
Imperatoribus Romanis: An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors, The
Perseus Project, and The Stoa Consortium
Deborah W. Anderson (University of California -- Berkeley)
Thomas Banchich (Canisius College)
Chris W. Blackwell (Furman University)
Suzanne Bonefas (Associated Colleges of the South)
Alexander M. Bruce (Florida Southern College)
Lisa M. Cerrato (Perseus Project, Tufts University)
Robert F. Chavez (Perseus Project, Tufts University)
Nina Coppolino (College of the Holy Cross)
Gregory Crane (Perseus Project, Tufts University)
Maria Daniels (Perseus Project, Tufts University)
Deborah Deliyannis (Western Michigan University)
Peter Der Manuelian (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)
Michael DiMaio (Salve Regina University)
Michael D. C. Drout (Wheaton College, Norton, MA)
David Dudek (Wheaton College, Norton, MA)
Samuel B. Fee (Centre College)
Pedar Foss (DePauw University)
Mark Garrison (Trinity University)
Hal Haskell (Southwestern University)
Sebastian Heath (American Numismatic Society, New York)
Bill Hutton (William and Mary)
R. Laval Hunsucker (University of Amsterdam)
Irakli Iakobashvili (Institute of Manuscripts, Academy of Science, Tbilisi,
Ahuvia Kahane (Northwestern University,)
Rachel Kapelle (Wheaton College, Norton, MA)
Erguen Lafli (University of Cologne)
John Lewis (Cambridge University)
Jacqueline Long (Loyola University -- Chicago)
Anne Mahoney (Perseus Project, Tufts University)
J. Mathiesen (Indiana University)
Ralph W. Mathisen (Univ. of South Carolina)
Willard McCarty (Univ. of London)
Thomas L. Milbank (Perseus Project, Tufts University)
Arthur Miller (Mount Allison University)
Kenny Morrell (Rhodes College)
Steven Muhlberger (Nipissing University)
Samuel M. Paley (SUNY, Buffalo)
Bruce G. Robertson (Mount Allison University)
Donald H. Sanders (Learning Sites, Inc., )
Robert Sanderson (University of Liverpool)
Ross Scaife (Univ. of Kentucky)
Neel Smith (College of the Holy Cross)
Richard Weigel (Western Kentucky University)
 Calls for Papers
From: Nicola Terrenato, University
of Glasgow <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Nic Terrenato (UNC-CH) and Peter Van Dommelen (University of Glasgow)
are organizing a session on "Cultural hegemony and local identities under
the Expanding Roman Republic" for the next Roman Archaeology Conference,
to be held in Glasgow on March 30-April 1, 2001. The aim of this session
is to explore the issue of social and cultural change at grassroots level
in various regions of the Mediterranean as these became part of the expanding
Roman Republic, eschewing the stale debate on Romanization. Peter Van Dommelen
ac.uk> and Nicola Terrenato <email@example.com>
would like to hear from potentially interested.
The deadline for submissions to RAC is September
From: John Geyssen, University of New
The Department of Classics & Ancient History, University of New
Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, invites submission of abstracts
for papers to be presented at the University of New Brunswick Ancient History
Colloquium to be held 30-31 March 2001.
The theme is "Warfare in the Ancient World"
Keynote Address: Dr. Everett Wheeler, Managing Editor, Greek, Roman
and Byzantine Studies, Duke University: "Thucydides and Clausewitz"
We invite papers on all aspects of the theme of warfare and the military
in the ancient world including (but not restricted to) the army and the
navy in the Greek and Roman world, strategy and military theory, warfare
in literature and art, and the relationship between ancient and later warfare.
Papers should be 20-30 minutes in length. Abstracts
should reach the committee by 15 October 2000, and should be
sent to Dr. William Kerr <firstname.lastname@example.org>
or to Dr. J. Geyssen <email@example.com>,
or at the following address: Department of Classics and Ancient History,
University of New Brunswick, Box 4400, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 5A3.
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From: James Allan Evans, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Two classicists have been elected Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada
this year. They are
Anthony A. Barrett, University of British Columbia
and Alexander Jones, University of Toronto.