Art Historian Jean Sorabella To Speak on “The Barberini Faun” at Amherst College Dec. 5

November 22, 2005
Director of Media Relations

AMHERST, Mass.—Jean Sorabella, professor of art and art history at Adelphi University, will give a lecture titled “The Barberini Faun and Hellenistic Royal Fantasy” at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, in Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) at Amherst College. Sponsored by the classics department at Amherst College, this talk and a reception to follow are free and open to the public.

Sorabella, a 1993 graduate of Amherst College with a degree in fine arts and French, attended the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, received a Ph.D. from Columbia University in the Department of Art History and Archaeology and has worked at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.




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