he Classics Graduate Students Association of the University of Virginia is pleased to present its ninth annual Graduate Student Colloquium, Perspectives on the Past: The Politics of (Re)Making History, with a keynote address by Professor Mary Lefkowitz of Wellesley College entitled Archeology and the Politics of Origins: The Search for Pyramids in Greece.

The Colloquium will take place Saturday, Febuary 26, 2005, in 108 Clark Hall at the University of Virginia in Charlottesvillle, VA. More specific details may be found in our Places and Times section.

We welcome papers from all areas of Classical Studies. Please see our call for papers for specifics.

Past colloquia -- all, if we may say so, tremendous successes-- have included such speakers as Elaine Fantham, Andrew Wallace-Hadrill, Alessandro Barchiesi, Jeffery Henderson and Oliver Taplin, as well as graduate students from across the country. We look forward to your attendence at what promises to be another entertaining and enlightening afternoon.

For more information, please contact our colloquium director, Athanassios Vergados, or, for web-related questions, one of the webmasters, Daniel Barber or Abram Ring.


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