Spring 2021 Sather Series

Four Lectures, Four Sather Professors - A Special Remote Series
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The Department of Classics is delighted to welcome back four former Sather Professors for a special remote series in Spring 2021, co-hosted by Berkeley Arts & Ideas

February 6
“Art and Allusion: Image Construction in Attic Vase-Painting”
François Lissarrague, Centennial Sather Professor of Classics
Directeur d'Études Emeritus, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris

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February 27
“Imperial Transgressions: Satire and Subversion in the Life of Elagabalus”
Mary Beard, 95th Sather Professor of Classics
Professor of Classics, University of Cambridge and Fellow of Newnham College
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March 13
Defying Grammar: Linguistic Privileges for the Gods”

Maurizio Bettini, 104th Sather Professor of Classics
Professor Emeritus of Classical Philology and Director of the Center for Anthropology and the Classics, University of Siena

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Download the lecture handout here.

April 3
“The Shield and the Cave: Motion and Emotion in Plato's Republic”

Mary Margaret McCabe, 103rd Sather Professor of Classics
Professor of Ancient Philosophy Emerita, King's College London

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Download the lecture handout here.

All lectures at 11am Pacific Time.

Sather poster spring 2021