Conference: "Virgilian Space and Places"

October 15, 2021 - 3:30 pm to October 16, 2021 - 4:30 pm (already occurred)
  • Registration Required

The Departments of Classics of Amherst College and UMass Amherst, supported by the Lamont Fund, are hosting a hybrid conference on "Virgilian Space and Places." The speakers are Alessandro Barchiesi (NYU/Siena), Brian Breed (UMass), Cynthia Damon (Penn), Elena Giusti (Warwick), Alison Keith (Toronto), Micah Myers (Kenyon), Aaron Seider (Holy Cross), Sarah Spence (Georgia), Richard Thomas (Harvard), Graham Zanker (Canterbury/Adelaide) and Tom Zanker (Amherst).

All sessions will allow for both in-person (at UMass) and virtual attendance. For the full schedule, and to register, follow the links available via the AC Classics Lecture Schedule.

The event is free and open to the public but registration is required both for in-person attendance (on a space-available basis and as campus COVID-19 protocols allow) and to receive a link to participate remotely via Zoom. Early registration is encouraged (by Oct. 1 if ordering lunch on Saturday).

Please contact the organizers with any questions: Brian Breed ( and Tom Zanker (

Additional Info

Classics Lecture Calendar

Contact Info

Elizabeth Maxey
(413) 542-2189
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