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Department of Classical Studies

Goldberg Lecture to discuss Greek architectural renewal under Augustus

Jan. 18, 2016—An archaeologist at the University of California, Irvine, will discuss Greek architectural renewal by the Roman emperor Augustus when she delivers a Goldberg Lecture Jan. 21 at Cohen Hall.

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History of Art scholar organizes meeting in Greece on ancient water use

Aug. 17, 2015—Associate Professor of History of Art Betsey Robinson led a conference focused on lessons learned from water practices in the ancient Mediterranean.

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‘Sicily in the Age of Archimedes’ topic of lecture at Parthenon Thursday

Feb. 26, 2015—Professor Malcolm Bell III, professor emeritus of Greek art and archaeology at the University of Virginia, will present "Sicily in the Age of Archimedes" from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at the Nashville Parthenon.

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Christians of Syria and Iraq topic of Divinity Community Breakfast

Jan. 27, 2015—A Feb. 5 community breakfast at Vanderbilt Divinity School features a professor who focuses on the study and preservation of endangered Syriac Christian culture.

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Leading Etruscan scholar to discuss mysterious culture

Jan. 31, 2013—Alexandra Carpino, professor of art history at Northern Arizona University, will deliver the American Institute of Archaeology’s Ferdinando and Sarah Cinelli Lecture in Etruscan and Italic Archaeology Feb. 5 at the Parthenon in Centennial Park. Vanderbilt's History of Art and Classical Studies departments are co-sponsors.

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