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2012 Events

Translated by Anne Carson
New Directions Press (2012)

5:00 PM | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2012
The Gallery at Hatcher Graduate Library

With: Anne Carson (Chorus), Robert Currie (Stage Directions), Ray McDaniel (Antigone), Joan Morris (Creon), William Bolcom (Teiresias), Eliza Woodford (Guard & Messenger), John Woodford (The Messenger), Amanda Krugliak (Eurydike), Ken Mikolowski (Ismene), Spencer Hawkins (Haimon)

Co-sponsored by the Fall 2012 LSA Translation Theme Semester and Contexts for Classics at the University of Michigan

Lecture by Rita Copeland
(University of Pennsylvania)

4:00 PM | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2012
The Gallery at Hatcher Graduate Library

This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Romance Languages & Literature, Department of Classical Studies, Gerald F. Else Fund, Department of English, Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS), Department of Comparative Literature, and the Fall 2012 LSA Translation Theme Semester.


A Discussion of the Exhibit from the Special Collections & Papyrology Librarians

4:00 PM | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
The Gallery at Hatcher Graduate Library

With Faculty Panelists: Pablo Alvarez (MLibrary Special Collections), Richard Janko (Classical Studies), Karla Mallette (Near Eastern Studies and Romance Languages, Yopie Prins (English and Comparative Literature), Ruth Scodel (Classical Stuides), Sean Silver (English Literature)

Co-sponsored by Context for Classics and the Fall 2012 LSA Translation Theme Semester

THURSDAY, March 22, 2012
4-5:30pm | Public Lecture: Kurt Raaflaub, "War as Spectacle"

FRIDAY, March 23, 2012
2-6pm | Welcome and Conference Papers
7-9pm | The Philoctetes Project, "Theater of War"

SATRUDAY, March 24, 2012
9am-5:15pm | Conference Papers
8-10pm | The Philoctetes Project, "Theater of War"