Nov 12

Classics Senior Symposium on Classical Myth

Sat, November 12, 2022 • 1:00pm - 5:30pm (4h 30m) • Weitz 236

Please join us for the presentation of student research from this year's Senior Seminar on Classical Myth. The fun begins at 1:00 in Weitz 236 and consists of three paper sessions. Details below -- hope to see you there!

NB: Session start times are exact; the start of each paper within the session may vary from the suggested time.

1:00-2:10 Session 1: Myth and Sex

Elena Cebulash (1:05): Pattern-building and Pattern-Breaking: Examining Sex in Hesiod’s Theogony

Lily Haas (1:25): Goddess-Mortal Relationships

Abby Ignasiak (1:45): Daddy’s Little Boy Ain’t a Girl No More: Sex Transformations and the Ambiguity of Gender in Classical Myth

2:25-3:35 Session 2: Myth, Family and State

Ellen Schlick (2:25): Cornelia and her jewels: Mythologizing Virtuous Maternal Grief

Shakeal Hodge (2:50): Brothers Mortal and Divine

Bee Candelaria (3:15): Saturno Rege: The Saturnalia, The Golden Age, and The Slave

3:50-5:30 Session 3: Mythic Transformations

Emma McArthur-Warner (3:50): Visions of Disembodiment in Homer and Plato

Jake Oberg (4:15): There is No Escape: Orpheus and Eurydice in Supergiant's Hades

Becca Helmstetter (4:40): “A Wrinkled Tale”: Truth and Lust in Fulgentius’ Mythologies

Noah Eckersley-Ray (5:05): Athena in Epic and Tragedy: From Warrior to Judge

Event Contact: Clara Hardy

Event Summary

Classics Senior Symposium on Classical Myth
  • When
    • Saturday, November 12, 2022
    • 1:00pm - 5:30pm (4h 30m)
  • Where
    • Weitz 236
  • Mode
    • In-Person
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  • Intended For: Students, Faculty, Staff, Alums, Families
  • Categories: Comps

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