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CHS Research Symposium

posted Oct 29, 2015, 5:50 AM by AIA DC   [ updated Oct 29, 2015, 6:07 AM ]

CHS Research Symposium
You are invited to attend the Center for Hellenic Studies Research Symposium on 
Saturday, December 5 from 2:00 - 5:30 pm (EST). 

The following fellows will present their research:  

Peter Agócs (University College London)

Talking Song in Early Greek Poetry 


Rodney Ast (University of Heidelberg)

Notaries, Clerks, and Hacks: The Many Writers of Greco-Roman Egypt


Francisco Barrenechea (University of Maryland, College Park)

New Gods, New Devotions: Religious Experience in Aristophanes' Wealth


Joshua Billings (Princeton University)

Enlightenment on Stage


Charles Doyen (University of Louvain)  

Measuring, Counting, Paying: Metrological Systems, Monetary Standards,

and Economic Structures in Hellenistic Greece 


Ioanna Sitaridou (University of Cambridge)

The Evolution of Pontic Greek


Attending the Symposium
The symposium will take place in House A on the CHS campus. To reserve a seat, please write to A reception will follow at 6:00pm.

The symposium will also be available to watch online as a live webcast. The streaming link will appear on the CHS Research Bulletin.

Program Details

In late November, the symposium program and presenters' abstracts will be available on the CHS Research Bulletin. To read short biographies of the presenters, please visit the CHS website.