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Forum Antiquum lecture - Renske Janssen

When:Th 03-03-2022 15:30 - 17:00
Where:Vossius Conference Room, Leiden University Library

Every semester, the Classics department of Leiden University organizes a series of lectures (the Forum Antiquum). The lectures are held every other week on Thursdays at 15:30. We invite both Dutch and international speakers and well-known experts and promising young researchers to speak about a topic of their choice.

The lectures are held in the Vossius Conference Room, located in the Leiden University Library (South Hall, second floor).


February 17 Rebecca Henzel Honerary statues in Sicily - new data and perspectives
March 3 Renske Janssen Christiani et Ceteri. The Treatment of Christians in the Roman Empire
April 7 Aiste Celkyte Modelling Oeconomic Knowledge in Bryson’s Management of the Estate
April 21 Suzanne Adema You can fly! The interplay between text and reader in narrative comprehension
April 28 Felix Budelmann Recurring time and its problems in Greek literature
May 12 Patricia Rosenmeyer After Lights Out: Studying Classics in a World War II Internment Camp


The lectures are open to everybody interested; registration is not required. Forum Antiquum is made possible by Prof. Ineke Sluiter’s Spinoza Prize.

For further information, please contact Iris van Kuijk (i.a.e.van.kuijk or Dante Aramideh (d.s.aramideh