Department of Classics

University of Mississippi

Archive for March, 2013

3/25 Francesca Tronchin lecture.

Posted on: March 18th, 2013 by mpranger

 

19th c. excavators at Pompeii. Pompeii, Recent Excavations, 1892–94, Edizioni Esposito. The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2004.51.1.

19th c. excavators at Pompeii. Pompeii, Recent Excavations, 1892–94, Edizioni Esposito. The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2004.51.1.

Please join the Classics Department for a lecture by Dr. Francesca Tronchin of the Department of Art History at Rhodes College entitled “The Archaeology of Sculpture Collecting in Pompeii and around the Bay of Naples”, Monday, March 25, 4:30 p.m. in Bryant Hall 209.

 

Article on Dr. Lucy Turnbull in View From Ventress

Posted on: March 5th, 2013 by mpranger

Dr. Lucy Turnbull

Retired Professor of Classics Dr. Lucy Turnbull is featured in the 2012 View from Ventress, a publication of the College of Liberal Arts.

Retired classics professor known for bravery and ‘rare talent’ in teaching — View From Ventress.

3/7 Chris Bobonich, lecture

Posted on: March 1st, 2013 by mpranger

On March 7, beginning at 4:00 p.m. in Bryant 207, Chris Bobonich, Professor of Classics and Philosophy at Stanford University will conduct a seminar on a paper he has sent, “The Puzzling Nature of Moderation”.  If you are interested in attending at would like a copy of the paper, please contact Dr. Steven Skultety, skultety@olemiss.edu.

VIDEOCAST – “David Moore Robinson: The Archaeologist as Collector” / News / The American School of Classical Studies at Athens

Posted on: March 1st, 2013 by mpranger

Alan Shapiro speaking at ASCSA

The American School of Classical Studies in Athens has posted a videocast of Whitehead Professor Alan Shapiro’s lecture on David Moore Robinson, former UM Professor of Classics and the source of much of the University Museums’ Robinson collection.

VIDEOCAST – “David Moore Robinson: The Archaeologist as Collector” / News / The American School of Classical Studies at Athens.