Monthly Archives: February 2011

Dan Wilbur: Better Book Titles for Greek and Roman Classics

Wilbur’s site, Better Book Titles, allows you to submit your own better titles, but here’s a nice collection of renamed Classical works for a Huffington Post article. I’m liking the Argonautica title. A better title for the Medea?

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Nigel Pollard lecture, Thursday 2/25

Title: Nigel Pollard lectureLocation: Bryant 209Description: “Limits of Hellenism? Colonial and Cultural Identities at Dura-Europos (Syria)”Start Time: 5:00Date: 2011-02-25

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Eugene Cruz-Uribe AIA lecture, Tuesday, 2/22

Title: Eugene Cruz-Uribe AIA lectureLocation: The University MuseumsDescription: “From the Valley of the Kings to Philae: Ancient and Modern Pilgrimages”Start Time: 7:30 p.m.Date: 2011-02-22

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Eta Sigma Phi film night: Agora

Title: Eta Sigma Phi film night: Agora Location: Bryant 2000Link out: Click hereDescription: A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning a slave who turns to the rising tide of Christianity in the hopes of pursuing freedom while also falling … Continue reading

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