Coming Events


Book Launch: Emily Wilson’s Odyssey Translation
13 November 2017
Emily Wilson
Penn Book Center


A Lost Queen of the Sun? Tel Beth Shemesh, the Age of Amarna, and the Mysterious "Mistress of the Lions"
13 November 2017
Zvi Lederman
Penn Museum, Classroom 2


Writing in an Age of Transition: Life, Works and Books of John Dokeianos, a Late Byzantine Author, Scribe and Book-Collector
13 November 2017
Anna Calia
Scheide Caldwell House, Room 103


Ancient World Research and Tools in Synergy
13 November 2017
Mark Depauw
ISAW Lecture Hall


A Contested Legacy: Greece and Rome in American Political Discourse
14 November 2017
Joe Ferrell
Penn Museum Widener Auditorium


Ancient World Research and Tools in Synergy
14 November 2017
Mark Depauw
East Pyne, Room 010


Imperial Visual Propaganda: Claims of Legitimacy in the Byzantine Paris Psalter
14 November 2017
Ioli Kalavrezou
McCormick, Room 101


The Architectural and Social Dynamics of Gentrification in Roman North Africa
14 November 2017
Andrew Dufton
Jaffe Building, Room 113


Knowing Pleasures: The Art of Kingship at a South Indian Court
15 November 2017
Anna Seastrand
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, Class of ‘55 Room


The Rose-Marie Lewent Conference - The Dead Sea Scrolls at 70
16-17 November 2017




Decoding the Thesaurus Linquae Latinae: A Practical Workshop
16 November 2017

Butler Library, Room 306


The Gordion Cultural Heritage Program as Public Engagement
16 November 2017
Ayse Gursan-Salzmann
Penn Museum, Nevil Classroom


Selective Memory and Epic Reminiscence in Sophocles’ Ajax
16 November 2017
Sheila Murnaghan
Cohen Hall, Room 402


The Book of Ruth & the Question of Migration
16 November 2017
Ilana Pardes
Jones Hall, Room 102


Exhibition Lecture: Photography and the Early Excavations at Knossos: A Closer Look in the Sir Arthur Evans Archive
16 November 2017
Senta German
ISAW Second Floor Lecture Hall


Seminar on Greek and Roman Architecture: The Red and the Black
16 November 2017
Rachel Kousser
Institute of Fine Arts Lecture Hall


University Seminar
16 November 2017
Charles McNelis
Columbia University Faculty House


The Neues Museum of the Berlin Museum Island – Highlights and recent discoveries from the Egyptian Papyrus Collection
17 November 2017
Verena Lepper
East Pyne


Allegoresis in the fifth century BCE: Evidence in the Derveni Papyrus, Plato, and Herodotus
17 November 2017
Mirjam Kotwick
Hamilton Hall, Room 603


Mechanical Caesar
17 November 2017
Serena Connolly
Rhys Carpenter Library, Room B21


The Afterlife of Egyptian Kings
18 November 2017
David P. Silverman
Penn Museum Room 345