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ANCH Graduate Student Papers at the SCS/AIA Annual Meetings (Washington, DC, January 2-5, 2020)

Friday, January 3

AIA Session 2F: Looking again at Roman Funerary Monuments (10:45 AM – 12:45 PM)

Gavin P. Blasdel: “The Specter of Nemrut Dağı and the Philopappos Monument in its Local Athenian Context”


AIA Lightning Session (5:30 PM - 8:30 PM)

Bryn E. Ford: "The Ancient Tourist Gaze? Rethinking Roman Landscape Experience in the Ager Falernus”


SCS Session 26: Legal Culture (1:45 PM - 4:45 PM)

Ryan A. Pilipow: “Imperial Backtalk: Using Legal Discourse to Refute an Emperor”


Saturday, January 4

SCS Session 45: Roman Cultural History (10:45 AM - 12:45 PM)

Jordan Reed Rogers: “Defining Neighborliness in Republican Rome: Plautus' Mercator”

Timothy M. Warnock: “A Second Coming of Age: Ritual Shaving as a Roman Rite of Passage”


Sunday, January 5

Joint AIA-SCS Panel: Social Networks and Interconnections in Ancient and Medieval Contexts (8:00 AM – 11:00 AM)

Gregory J. Callaghan: “Attalus I and Networks of Benefactions”