The Greek Theatre and Human Sacrifice: On and Off Stage
A lecture series with Valentina Zanusso (Rome) & Nicoletta Canzio (Cassino). Open for all.
9:30–9:45 Silvio Bär: Introduction
9:45–10:45 Valentina Zanusso: Iphigeneia Beyond the Stage: The Development of the Myth from Euripides to Dictys Cretensis
11:00–12:00 Nicoletta Canzio: “I Shall Always Be Called ‘Maiden’”: Some Considerations about Polyxena’s Fate on and off Stage
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 25: Heroes and Sacrifice in Ovid’s Metamorphoses