Monuments and Memory: Contesting Identity in the Classical Landscape

Conference/Symposium | April 21 | 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Parker, Grant, Ph.D., Stanford University

 California Classical Association, Northern California

9:30am Donuts and Coffee
10:00am Keynote Speaker: Grant Parker
10:30am Presentations and Papers
1:00pm Light Mediterranean Lunch

UC Berkeley is easily accessible via BART. For parking information, please see this website.

Keynote Speaker:

Parker, Grant, Ph.D. Prof Classics, Stanford University.
"What's the Use of Monuments?"

Other Speakers and Paper Titles:

Chapman, Honora Howell, PhD. Prof Classics, Cal State U Fresno.
"Colossal Amnesia: Forgetting the Jewish Connection to Rome's Monuments and the Roman Connection to Jerusalem's Monuments"

Crosby, Daniel J. Grad student, Bryn Mawr College.
"Remembering Quinctilius Varus: Memory and Memorialization of the Failed General in the Annales of Tacitus"

Fascione, Sara. Grad student, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II and Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3.
"Ad posteros monimenta: A School of Romanity in Third Century Gaul"

Gazzoli, Silvia. Grad student, Università degli Studi di Milano.
"Vos qui legitis: Reconstructing the Identity of Roman Children through Funerary Monuments"

Meyer, Marion, Dr. Professor, Institut für Klassische Archäologie, Universität Wien
"Monuments for Memory: (Dis)playing Identities in the Classical Polis"

 $40.00 Non-Members,  $30.00 Members,  $15.00 Students

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