Upcoming events in Greek and Roman Studies

Classical Association of Vancouver Island (CAVI) Lectures 2023-2024

CAVI is the UVic's organization for people interested in the Greek and Roman worlds.  The department of Greek and Roman Studies hosts monthly lectures by local and international scholars. The lectures are free.  Everyone is welcome to attend.

Date Event Information Speaker Title
11 Sep 2023 7:30 pm
CLE A224
Dr. Elizabeth Greene Ephemeral Heritage: Boats, Migration and the Central Mediterranean Passage
11 Oct 2023 7:30 pm
CLE A224
Dr. Julia Tulke Aesthetics of Crisis: Political Street Art and Graffiti in Athens, 2013-2023
9 Nov
7:30 pm
CLE A224
Dr. Alejandro Sinner Economic Colonialism in NE Hispania during the Late Republican Period: Research in Progress

Department Seminars 2023-2024

The Department of Greek and Roman Studies hosts a series of seminars on Friday afternoons by local and international scholars on topics related to the Greek and Roman worlds.  

Event Information Speaker Title
17 Nov 2023 2:30 pm

Skyler Buchfink


Ben Watts-Wooldridge

Marine Life and Human Death: the Presence of Marine Invertebrates in Mycenaean Burials


19 Jan 2024 2:30 pm
CLE B415
Dr. Nandini Pandey Workshop on Public Humanities


UVic's Public Lecture Series features accomplished individuals from a vast array of academic and research endeavours.  As host of this lecture series, UVic continues its commitment to making a vital impact on people, places and the planet. This year's Lansdowne Guest Speaker is Dr. Nandini Pandey, Associate Professor of Classics, Director of Undergraduate Studies, The Johns Hopkins University.

Date and Time Event Information Lecture Title

16 Jan, 2024
3:30 pm

CLE A224

Dining on Diversity in Ancient Rome

18 Jan, 2024
7:30 pm

CLE A224 Diversity: Roman Past, North American Prognosis

19 Jan, 2024
2:30 pm

CLE B415 Workshop on Public Humanities