The Fidelity of Fides: Authenticity in the Classical World

October 13-14, 2017 University of Toronto, Department of Classics Graduate Student Conference Keynote Speakers: James Porter (University of California, Berkeley) Erik Gunderson (University of Toronto) ἴδμεν ψεύδεα πολλὰ λέγειν ἐτύμοισιν ὁμοῖα, ἴδμεν δ’, εὖτ’ ἐθέλωμεν, ἀληθέα γηρύσασθαι. (Hes. Theog. 27-28) Qualis artifex pereo! (Suet. Ner. 49.1) The question of authenticity – that is, fidelity to the … Continue reading The Fidelity of Fides: Authenticity in the Classical World