Online Open House | The Cecropids and an Attic Aetiology in Ovid’s Metamorphoses, with Miriam Kamil
|November 19, 2019||Posted by Moderator under CHS US Programs & Events|
We are excited to welcome Miriam Kamil, a 5th year PhD candidate in classical philology at Harvard University for an Online Open House. The topic of the discussion is: The Cecropids and an Attic Aetiology in Ovid’s Metamorphoses.
The event will be streamed live on Thursday, November 21 at 11 a.m. EST, and will be recorded.
In preparation, you might like to read two articles at Classical Inquiries:
- A sampling of comments on Pausanias: 1.18.1–9
- A sampling of comments on Pausanias: 1.24.8–1
Miriam Kamil is a fifth year PhD candidate in classical philology at Harvard University.
Her dissertation is on the literary tradition of the Furies as adapted by Ovid in his Metamorphoses, under the tutelage of Richard Thomas, Greg Nagy, and Richard Tarrant.