Wednesday, February 20, 2013
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Kresge Hall, 1-500 CLA Seminar Room, 1880 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it
Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public
Group: Department of Classics
Category: Lectures & Meetings
Professor Franco De Angelis, Ancient Greek History, University of British Columbia, "From Backwardness to Leapfrogging? Rethinking the 'Greek Miracle' in the Cultural Development of Pre-Roman Italy"
Senior Visiting Scholar, 2013. The University Seminars Program of the Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation (USA) sponsors eminent scholars from the USA and abroad to offer lectures, seminars and courses at university campuses in North and South America. The scholars' topics range in the area of Hellenic history and culture, including modern, Byzantine and ancient history, political thought in Greece and the Balkans during the 19th and 20th centuries, modern Greek literature (prose, poetry), archeology, philosophy, painting, sculpture, theater, cinema, dance, music, ancient Greek drama, theology, law, economy and finance.