Nov. 7 Vernon
Nov. 8 Vernon Manor Hotel
William Johnson, University of Cincinnati
"The Posidippus Papyrus: Bookroll and Reader"
Nita Krevans, University of Minnesota
"The Editor's Toolbox: Strategies for Selection and Arrangement in
the Milan Epigram Papyrus"
Presider: Michael Haslam, University of California at Los Angelos
-11:00 Coffee break
Dirk Obbink, Christ Church, Oxford
"New Old Posidippus and Old New Posidippus: On the Subliterary Origin
Frank Nisetich, Boston University
"On Translating Posidippus, Old and New"
Presider: Peter van Minnen, University of Cincinnati
Peter Bing, Emory University
"The Politics and Poetics of Geography in the Milan Posidippus"
David Sider, New York University
"Posidippus on Weather Signs and the Tradition of Didactic Poetry"
Presider: Richard Hunter, Trinity College, Cambridge
4:00 - 5:00
Susan Stephens, Stanford University
"Arsinoe, For You..."
Presider: Nancy Andrews, College of the Holy Cross
Banquet, Phoenix restaurant, 812 Race Street
Remarks by Colin Austin, Trinity Hall, Cambridge
Nov. 9 Vernon Manor Hotel
Ann Kuttner, University of Pennsylvania
"Carving/ Writing a Minor Masterpiece: Posidippus' Cabinet of Gems"
Andrew Stewart, University of California at Berkeley
"Poseidippos and the Truth in Sculpture"
Presider: Graham Zanker, University or Canterbury
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
Alex Sens, Georgetown University
"Posidippus on Statues and Hellenistic Literary Criticism"
Kathryn Gutzwiller, University of Cincinnati
"The New Posidippus as a Hellenistic Poetry Book"
Presider: Ewen Bowie, Corpus Christi College, Oxford
Marco Fantuzzi, University of Macerata and University of Florence
"Posidippus at Court"
Dorothy Thompson, Girton College, Cambridge
"Posidippus, Poet of the Ptolemies"
Presider: Benjamin Acosta-Hughes, University of Michigan
Alessandro Barchiesi, University of Siena and Stanford University
"The Search for the Perfect Book"
Presider: Mary Depew, University of Iowa