This year’s theme is “What is Commentary?”, with scholars speaking on topics from Japanese poetics to mosaics to Casaubon to the New Testament.
Susanna Elm, University of California, Berkeley, “Sold to Sin through origo: Augustine of Hippo on the Slave-trade”, Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 5 pm.
Andrew Johnston has won the 2014 Poorvu Family Award for his "spectacular" interdisciplinary teaching. Read more here.
Josh Billings has also won a well-deserved 2014 Poorvu Family Award. Read more here.
Multilingualism and the Transfer of Cultures in Antiquity. December 7–9, 2014.
Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire: a new exhibition at the YUAG takes us to the edges of the ancient earth.