Canadian Classical Bulletin/Bulletin canadien des études anciennes
7.12 -- 2001 08 15 ISSN 1198-9149
Editors/Redacteurs: J. W. Geyssen & J. S. Murray
(University of New Brunswick)

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Published by e-mail by the Classical Association of Canada/
Publié par courrier électronique par la société canadienne
des études classiques
President: James Russell (University of British Columbia)
Secretary/Secretaire: Patrick Baker (Université Laval) <>
Treasurer/Tresorier: C. Cooper (University of Winnipeg) <>

Contents of CCB/BCEA 7.12 (2001 08 15) CCB Archive
BCÉA Archives

[1] Conferences
        (Saskatchewan, McMaster)
[2] Calls for Papers
        (New Brunswick)

[1] Conferences <Back>

From: Cathy Gunderson, University of Saskatchewan

Visualizing the World:
An Interdisciplinary Conference on Mapping, Ancient and Modern
University of Saskatchewan
September 21-22, 2001

We wish to announce a seminar and conference on ancient world mapping to be held at the University of Saskatchewan on September 21-22, 2001.  The featured speaker at the conference will be Professor Richard J. A. Talbert, editor of the Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World.  The conference will include two lectures by Professor Talbert, as well as others who will deliver papers pertaining to cartography in the 21st century.  Details of the conference can be found at


From: Michele George, McMaster University

E.Togo Salmon conference:
Roman Family IV:  Italy and Beyond
September 28-29, 2001

Robinson Theatre, Chester New Hall 103

Registration 8:15-9:00

Susan Treggiari, Stanford University , "Putting the family across: Cicero on natural affection"
Michele George, McMaster University , "Family Imagery and Family Values in Roman Italy"

Lunch 12:00-1:30

Keith Bradley, University of Notre Dame, "The Roman Child in Sickness and in Health"
Judith Evans Grubbs, Sweet Briar College, "Pietas and Potestas: Parent-child conflict in the Code of Justinian"
Jonathan Edmondson, York University, "Family structures in Roman Lusitania: social change in a Roman province?"

Banquet (7:00; University Club)

Registration 8:15-9:00

Greg Woolf, St. Andrews, "Performing the Family in Roman Gaul"
Mireille Corbier, CNRS, Paris, "Famille et parent dans l'Afrique romaine"
Margaret Williams, Open University, "The Jewish Family in Judaea from Pompey to Hadrian"

Lunch 12:30-2:15

Richard Alston, Royal Holloway, "Searching for the Family in Roman Egypt"
Antti Arjava, University of Helsinki, "The Roman Family in the Greek East"


For registration and paper abstracts, consult our webpage:

For more information, contact Carmen Camilleri <>
or Michele George <>

[2] Call for Papers <Back>

From: John Geyssen, University of New Brunswick

UNB Colloquium on Ancient Art
Call for Papers

The Department of Classics & Ancient History, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, invites the submission of abstracts for papers to be presented at the UNB Colloquium on Ancient Art, 22-23 March 2002.  The Keynote Address will be delivered by Dr Margaret Miller, Department of Fine Art, University of Toronto.  We invite papers on all aspects of Greek and Roman art, including public and domestic representation in any medium.  We especially encourage papers treating iconographical and iconological interpretations.  Papers should be 20-30 minutes in length.  Abstracts should reach the committee by 15 October 2001, and should be sent to Dr William Kerr <> or to Dr John Geyssen  <>, or the following address: Department of Classics and Ancient History, University of New Brunswick, Box 4400, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 5A3.

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