Etruscan Human Sacrifice in Myth and Ritual

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Niagara Peninsula, ON

Sunday, March 25, 2012 - 3:00pm

Location:
Brock University
Academic South 215
St. Catharines, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Nancy de Grummond

Abstract: Etruscan Human Sacrifice in Myth and Ritual

Norton Lecture

Contact:
AIA

Feminism and Classics VI: Crossing Borders, Crossing Lines

Sponsored by Department of Classics, Brock University

AIA Society Event: Niagara Peninsula, ON

Thursday, May 24, 2012 - Sunday, May 27, 2012

Location:
Brock University
500 Glenridge Avenue
St. Catharines L2S 3A1
Canada

Ancient Mediterranean society was crisscrossed by multiple boundaries and borders. Firm boundaries between male and female, slave and free, gods and mortals (to name just a few) defined social identities and relationships, even as these lines were regularly crossed in religious ritual, social practices and artistic imagination. In current scholarship, Feminism is now Feminisms, encouraging multiple, and even transgressive, approaches to the study of women, gender, and sexuality in the ancient world. But has Feminism itself become a boundary, dividing fields of study or generations of scholars? Or is it a threshold, encouraging crossings between literary, historical and archaeological evidence? What new approaches are scholars using to push the boundaries of the evidence and the limits of our knowledge of the ancient world? Read more »

Website: http://www.brocku.ca/conferences/feminism-classics-vi

Contact:
FCVI
FCVI@brocku.ca

Lord Elgin and the Parthenon Marbles: Two Hundred Years of Controversy

AIA Society Event: Niagara Peninsula, ON

Sunday, October 3, 2010 - 3:00pm

Location:
Brock University
Academic South 215
St. Catharines, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Michael Hoff

Abstract: Lord Elgin and the Parthenon Marbles: Two Hundred Years of Controversy

Russell Lecture

Contact:
AIA

The Pot Industry at Pompeii: A Review of the Evidence

AIA Society Event: Niagara Peninsula, ON

Sunday, November 14, 2010 - 3:00pm

Location:
Academic South 215, Brock University
St. Catharines, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Myles McCallum

Abstract: The Pot Industry at Pompeii: A Review of the Evidence

The Last Neanderthals

AIA Society Event: Niagara Peninsula, ON

Sunday, April 3, 2011 - 3:00pm

Location:
Academic South 215, Brock University
St. Catharines, ON
Canada

Lecturer: April Nowell

Abstract: The Last Neandertals

AIA Society: Niagara Peninsula

Website: http://brocku.ca/humanities/departments-and-centres/classics/AIA-Niagara

Society Contact:
Fanny Dolansky
fdolansky@brocku.ca
905-688-5550, ext 5372

Chartered in 1968
1998 Outstanding Local Society Prize winner; Lecture Lottery Winner, 2006

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