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Classical Conferences and Meetings in 2018

March 16–17, 2018
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI
Representative: Donald Sprague

April 11–14, 2018
Hotel Albuquerque at the invitation of the University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
Representatives: Allan Bolchazy, Bridget Dean, and Donald Sprague

B-C Author Presentations
Thursday, April 12, 2018

8:00–9:45 a.m.
"The Roots of the STEMS," Anthony Hollingsworth, Roger Williams University, developer, Cicero's First Catilinarian Oration: A Digital Tutor

10:00–11:45 a.m.
"The Battle Between History and Myth: A New Look at Livy's Oppian Law Debate," T. Davina McClain, Northwestern State University, author, Graphic Greek Grammar Cards

"Internal Synkrisis in Plutarch's Aratus," W. Jeffrey Tatum, Victoria University of Wellington, author, A Caesar Reader: Selections from Bellum Gallicum and Bellum Civile, and from Caesar's Letters, Speeches, and Poetry

"Ovidian Scenes on 18th-century Chinese Porcelain," Thomas Sienkewicz, Monmouth College, coauthor, Vergil: A LEGAMUS Transitional Reader

"Catullus and the Swansong," Philip V. Barnes, John Burroughs School, conductor, Rome's Golden Poets

12:15–1:00 p.m.
Round Table Topics and Moderators
"The AP Latin Exam: A Conversation," T. Davina McClain, Northwestern State University, author, Graphic Greek Grammar Cards

"CAMWSCorps: Recording the Past, Imagining the Future," Anne Groton, St. Olaf College, coauthor, Thirty-eight Latin Stories

1:15–3:00 p.m.
"War Is Women's Business: Women and War Trauma in Greco-Roman Epic and Tragedy," respondent, Alison Keith, University of Toronto, A Latin Epic Reader: Selections from Ten Epics

"The Passion of Cleopatra (2017): Anne Rice's Sequel to The Mummy (1989)", Gregory Daugherty, Randolph Macon College, coauthor: To Be a Roman

Friday, April 13, 2018

1:30–3:00 p.m.
"Terror in a Turnus Town: Vergil's Wild West, and Ours," Robert T. White, Beaumont School, coauthor, (forthcoming) Lectiones Memorabiles Volume III: Selections from Caesar, Catullus, Horace, Livy, Ovid, and Vergil

"Age and Aging in Roman New Comedy," respondent, Anne Groton, St. Olaf College, coauthor, Thirty-eight Latin Stories

3:15–4:45 p.m.
"Caesar, the Geographoi and Lewis and Clark: The Use of Animals in Describing New Lands," Kenneth Kitchell, University of Massachusetts Amherst, author, The Other Middle Ages, coauthor, Catullus: A LEGAMUS Transitional Reader

Saturday, April 14, 2018

11:00–12:30
"The History of Elegy and Ovid's Rustication Cure (Remedia amoris 169–98)," Barbara Weiden Boyd, Bowdoin College, author, Vergil's Aeneid: Selected Readings from Books 1, 2, 4, and 6, Vergil's Aeneid: Expanded Collection, Vergil's Aeneid 8 & 11: Italy and Rome, Vergil's Aeneid 10 & 12: Pallas & Turnus, coauthor, A Vergil Workbook

May 10–13, 2018
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI
Representatives: Adam Velez and Laurel Draper

June 28–30, 2018
University of Montana
Missoula, MT
Representatives: Allan Bolchazy, Laurel Draper, and Donald Sprague

July 23–28, 2018
Miami University
Oxford, OH