Ancient and Medieval Studies Colloquium Series

2016 - 2017 Schedule

Presentations will all begin at 5:15 pm in 14E -304 the East wing of Building 14 unless otherwise indicated.



Wednesday, October 5

"Charitable Banking and the Transcendental Economy in Italy, ca 1450-1600"
Lauren Jacobi, MIT Department of Architecture


Friday, November 7

"Setting (and Binding) the Table: Ancient Roman Paratext in the  Age of Print"
Joseph Howley, Assistant Professor of Classics, Columbia University


Wednesday, December 7

"Cosmogony and Music: The Banquet Song of Iopas in Virgil's Aeneid"
Evan MacCarthy, Assistant Professor of Musicology, West Virginia University