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BHPC “Form, Function, Intent: Materiality and the Codification of Knowledge” Colloquium

Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place Saturday, March 11, 2017 9:00AM – 5:30PM Our colleagues at the Book History & Print Culture Collaborative Program invite you attend the upcoming graduate organized colloquium, “Form, Function, Intent: Materiality and the Codification of Knowledge”. 2017 BHPC Colloquium Program If you are interested in attending, you are asked to please RSVP …

In Memoriam: Joan M. Bigwood (1937-2017)

Dear Colleagues, I am deeply saddened to inform the Department that Joan M. Bigwood, emerita Associate Professor of Classics at Victoria College in the University of Toronto, died on Thursday, February 16, 2017, at the age of 80. Born in Scotland in 1937 into a musical family, Joan was the third of four children of …

In Memoriam: Daniel J. Thornton (1971-2017)

Dear Colleagues and Friends – Daniel J. Thornton, who died unexpectedly on Sunday, February 12, 2017 was a highly respected teacher who taught generations of CLA students at UTM and UTSG. Hailing from the United States, Daniel received his BA magna cum laude in Classical and Medieval Studies and History from Cleveland State University. A broadly …

“Classics and the World Today” @ UTM

https://classics.utoronto.ca/events/classics-and-the-world-today/ Click below to view poster:

“Doing Classics: A Workshop in Historical Methods” at UTM

https://classics.utoronto.ca/events/doing-classics-a-workshop-in-historical-methods/ RSVP deadline is Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Click below to view poster:  

See the “Imperial Landscapes” poster and programme

The details of the international conference “Imperial Landscapes: Empires, Societies, and Environments in the Ancient to Modern Nile Delta”, organized by our very own Katherine Blouin have been finalized, and we are pleased to make the poster and programme available to the public. See you March 23 and 24th! ____________________ Click on the thumbnail below to …

See the “Philosophies of Flavian Literature” poster and programme

The details of the international workshop “Philosophies of Flavian Literature,” organized by our very own Alison Keith and featuring the work of our department’s Graduate Students, have all been finalized, and we are pleased to make the poster and programme available to the public. See you March 4th!

“Art, History, and Perception” Workshop

Jackman Humanities Building, Room JHB 418 May 5-6, 2017 (Schedule TBA) Our colleague at the Department of Philosophy, Professor Sonia Sedivy is organizing this upcoming workshop which focuses on the way that works of art and visual culture are poised at the intersection of history and perception. Speakers from Art History: Whitney Davis, University of California, Berkeley, …