Department of ClassicsUniversity of Cincinnati
Department of Classics

UC Classics will host the 2019 Midwest Classical Literature Consortium in the Reading Room of the John Miller Burnam Classics Library on Saturday, March 30th.  Please contact Kathryn Gutzwiller (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by March 11 if you plan to attend. More information is available on the conference website: https.//midwestclassicalliteratureconsortium.weebly.com/ .  

9:30 AM
Welcome, coffee and pastries

10:00 - 11:45 AM
Rachel Sternberg, Case Western Reserve University
“Oedipus' Interiority in the O.T.”
Dana Munteanu, Ohio State University (Newark) 
“Illuminating Aristotle’s Philosophy of Plot: From the Ethics

11:45 - 1:00 PM
Lunch

1:00 - 2:45 PM
Emilia Barbiero, University of Cincinnati 
“From Phoenicium with Love: Epistolarity, Metatheater, and Metapoiesis in Plautus’ Pseudulus
David Kaufman, Transylvania University
“Lucan’s Cato and Popular (Mis)representations of Stoicism”

2:45 - 3:00 PM
Coffee break

3:00 - 4:45 PM
Lauren Ginsberg, University of Cincinnati 
“Intertextual Comets and Caesarian Bloodshed at Tacitus Ann. 15.47”
Evelyn Adkins, Case Western Reserve University
“The Duplicitous Speech of Women in Apuleius’ Metamorphoses