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New Directions in Classics V

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The Department of Classics’ New Directions in Classics series will begin its fifth season this September.

The nine-part series will began September 24, 2021 and run to March 18, 2022. The series will be hosted on Zoom in Fall, and in person* in Winter.

Once again, we would like to thank donors to our University of Winnipeg Foundation “crowd-funding” campaign. If you would like to support the series, please consider visiting the campaign page.

If you’d like more information on New Directions in Classics, please email Dr. Peter J. Miller, download the series poster (PDF version of the image below), read the UWinnipeg News Centre article, or find us on Facebook.

Learn more about the previous New Directions in Classics series:

 Promo poster for 2021-22 New Directions in Classics series, full text on webpage and also available as PDF download

 

Promo image for Sept 24 New Directions in Classics lecture, full text on web pageFriday, September 24, 2021
3:30 - 4:30 pm on Zoom

3D models and the Classics Classroom,
Bethany Hucks, Heidelberg University

https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BOCJ2XaCQcyI_ZrQZ29EBA

 

 

 


Promo image for Oct 22 New Directions in Classics lecture, full text on web pageFriday, October 22, 2021
3:30 - 4:30 pm on Zoom

Crafting an Image of Sincerity: Autobiography by Letter, 
Dr. Chris Lougheed, University of Toronto

https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rzaxBwvFQSu4GfqvjQxXcg


Friday, November 5, 2021, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
3:30 - 4:30 pm on Zoom

Building a Narrative: Use and Misuse of Antiquity at the Manitoba Legislature,
Dr. Melissa Funke, UWinnipeg

https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_fBiH47jyQyy4d2xwTJFWSg


Friday, November 12, 2021, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
3:30 - 4:30 pm on Zoom

Heracles, Plato, and Philosophical Immortality,
Dr. Warren Huard, UWinnipeg

https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JTSiuZbLSy23VtR6GmX3Mw


Thursday, January 20, 2022
4:00 - 5:30 pm in Room 1L13

New Visions of the Vindolanda Stylus Tablets,
Dr. Alex Meyer, Western University


Friday, January 21, 2022
4:00 - 5:30 pm in Room 1L13

Local and Global Dynamics in a Roman Frontier Settlement: The Military Community at Vindolanda in the Early 2nd Century CE,
Dr. Elizabeth Greene, Western University
Part of the Bonnycastle Lecture Series


Friday, February 4, 2022
4:00 - 5:30 pm in Room 1L13

Walls and Roads: Walking Around and Through Rome,
Dr. Melanie Racette-Campbell, UWinnipeg


Thursday, March 17, 2021
4:00 - 5:30 pm in Room 1L13

New Research on the Eurysaces Monument,
Dr. Max Goldman, Denison University


Friday, March 18, 2021
4:00 - 5:30 pm at Merchant's Corner, 541 Selkirk Ave

Classics, Indigeneity, and Modern Scientific Race
Dr. Rebecca Futo Kennedy, Denison University
Sponsored by the Society for Classical Studies Classics Everywhere Initiative

 

*In-person lectures are subject to change based on UWinnipeg policies in effect in Winter 2022 and public health orders.