Monthly Archives: October 2013

11/13 Lecture on the Athenian Acropolis by Dr. Nancy Klein

Please join the Department of Classics and the Mississippi/Memphis Society of the Archaeological Instititute of America for a public lecture by Dr. Nancy Klein, of Texas A&M University. Dr. Klein’s lecture,  “Before the Parthenon: the Architecture of the Archaic Acropolis,” traces … Continue reading

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Robinson collection reinstallation

The University of Mississippi Museum has undertaken a major reinstallation of the David M. Robinson Memorial Collection.  The Collection is one of the most extensive Greco-Roman collections in the south, including approximately 2,200 Greek and Roman artifacts ranging from sculpture and … Continue reading

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10/24: Lecture on the Pantheon by Dr. Mary T. Boatwright

Please join the Department of Classics for a public lecture by Dr. Mary T. Boatwright, of the Duke University. Dr. Boatwright’s lecture,  “Reading the Pantheon,” investigates the familiar yet enigmatic inscription of the Pantheon leads to exploration of what types of … Continue reading

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10/09: Lecture on Etruscan religion by Dr. Jean MacIntosh Turfa

  Please join the Department of Classics for a public lecture by Dr. Jean MacIntosh Turfa, of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology. Dr. Turfa’s lecture is entitled,  “An Etruscan Book of Omens Revealed: the Brontoscopic Calendar”. The … Continue reading

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