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May 2014
Thu May 8

Classical Studies Senior Presentations

Add to Calendar1:45 pm – 5:00 pm

Did virginity as a practice create a suffocating or rather liberating experience for women in antiquity? How was virginity perceived differently by pagans and Christians in the Roma period? Was love perceived by the ancient Greeks and Romans as a postivie force or rather a destructive force? How large was the wealth gap among the Romans? What did the Romans put on their dinner tables and what tableware did the Romans use? Does the image of Roman soliders in the popular media match their real image in antiquity?

Curious about these questions? Come to hear the presentations of the graduating seniors of Classical Studies. #Academic The event is free and open to the public.

The presenters and the titles of their presentations are as follows:

Elizabeth Grady: “Gods’ Affairs: Gods and Mortal Women in Graeco-Roman Mythology”

 

Charles Ross: “Love, Sexuality, and Gods in Ovid’s Metamorphoses”

 

Genevieve Flynn: “Liberty, Virginity, and Status: Christianity and its Effects on Perceptions of Sexuality in Late Antiquity”

 

Ryan Gregory: “Wealth Gap in the Roman World”

 

Timothy Brooks: “Deconstructing the Roman Soldier”

Yaze Li, “The Life of Ordinary Romans: A Look at the Roman Tableware”

Location: Roy O West Library Media Cl
Organization: Classical Studies
Organizer: Liu, Jinyu

Sun May 11

Zeta Phi Beta Study Session

Add to Calendar6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

#StudySession #Finals #ZPhiBStudyTables #Academic

Location: Julian AUD 147
Organization: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
Organizer: Courtney Cosby 901-581-2238