Danziger Lecture

WhenMarch 01, 2018 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
WhereSocial Science Research, Room 122
Event Websitehttps://classics.uchicago.edu/danziger2017
Contact InformationDepartment of Classics
DescriptionMarina Warner, Birkbeck, University of London
"Sanctuary: Dido’s Future"
Dido, the dying queen of Carthage in Virgil's "Aeneid", looks into the future to see the destiny of Aeneas and his descendants, and curses them. What can Dido's story tell us about race and conflict in the Mediterranean?
CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Lectures
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