Division of Languages and Literature, Dean of the College, and Classical Studies Program Present
Monday, February 12, 2018
Bellona in Flavian Epic: Romanizing the Greek Past
Olin, Room 102
Laura L. Garofalo, Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics, Loyola University, MarylandThe talk will analyze the character of the Roman goddess of war, Bellona, in Statius's Thebaid and Valerius Flaccus's Argonautica as a marker of the Roman cultural past. I will also discuss several contemporary parallels in Flavian-era material culture and Roman religious history.
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Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Olin, Room 102