THE LINE AND THE TURN:

WhenMay 14, 2022 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
WhereChicago, IL
Contact InformationDepartment of Classics
DescriptionTHE LINE AND THE TURN:
Readings of Greek Poetry in honor of Seth Schein

9:00-9:30: breakfast
9:30-11:45: Panel 3: Limning the Iliad, chaired by Emily Austin
Alex Purves, “Lines of Time in Iliad 1”
Sarah Nooter, “Lives that bend, lines that break: revisiting Simoeisius on the banks”
Mario Telò, “The Line and the Hyphen: Re-reading The Battle of the Frogs and Mice”
11:45-1: lunch
1-2:30: Panel 4: Tragic breaks, chaired by Sarah Olsen
Nancy Worman, “Posthuman Turns in the Agamemnon”
Karen Bassi, “Lives Long and Short”
2:30-2:45: coffee break
2:45-4:15: Panel 5: The material turn, chaired by Marianne Hopman
Lauri Reitzammer, “Sight Lines and Theôria in Aristophanes”
Anna Uhlig, “Lines in the Sand: Poetry and Papyrology”
6pm: dinner for all registered attendees at Sarah and Cliff’s house
CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Conferences
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