Category Archives: Lectures and events

10/2: Joe Goodkin’s Odyssey

Join us for a free community performance of Joe Goodkin’s Odyssey, a 30-minute original musical composition for solo acoustic guitar and voice, which tells the story of Homer’s Odyssey in a series of 24 short songs.  It has been performed over 100 times … Continue reading

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RESCHEDULED 4/14 Lecture on gladiators in Pompeii by Dr. Stephen Tuck

We have been able to reschedule Dr. Tuck’s lecture! Please join the Department of Classics and the Mississippi/Memphis Society of the Archaeological Instititute of America for a public lecture by Dr. Steven L. Tuck of Miami University.  In this lecture,  “Gladiators at Pompeii: … Continue reading

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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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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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