Heroes and Sacrifice in Ovid’s Metamorphoses
A lecture series with Valentina Zanusso (Rome) & Nicoletta Canzio (Cassino). Open for all.
10:15–11:00 Valentina Zanusso: Folkloric Motives and Literary References in Ovid’s Birth of Heracles (Met. 9.281–323)
11:15–12:00 Nicoletta Canzio:“‘Tis the Daughter of Priam and not a Captive Who Asks it”: Polyxena’s Episode in Ovid’s Metamorphoses (13.439–480)
This is part of the lecture series Heroes and Sacrifice in the Ancient World. A lecture series with Valentina Zanusso (Rome) & Nicoletta Canzio (Cassino). Both arrangements are open to the general public, and all Greek and Latin texts will be accompanied by an English translation.
April 26: The Greek Theatre and Human Sacrifice: On and Off Stage