Spring 2021 Sather Series
Four Lectures, Four Sather Professors - A Special Remote Series
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.
“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
“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
“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
“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
All lectures at 11am Pacific Time.