KYKNOS to hold its 2014 Conference at Swansea University.
Swansea and Lampeter Centre for Research on the Narrative Literatures of the Ancient World
Work-in-Progress Conference Council Chamber, Swansea University
18th October 2014
9.50am-10.50am Ian Repath (Swansea University): ‘Heliodorus: How to Ruin a Party?’
10.50am-11.10am Coffee/tea Break
11.10am-11.55am Kyle Erickson (Trinity Saint David): ‘Alexander’s Itinerary and the Alexander Romance’
11.55am-12.40pm Martina Minas-Nerpel (Swansea University): ‘Arsinoe,Berenike, and Cleopatra: the Changes of Ptolemaic Queenship Ideology’
12.40pm-1.30pm Lunch in Committee Room 2
1.30pm-2.30pm Ruth Parkes (Trinity Saint David): ‘Cosmic Politics in Claudian’s De Raptu Proserpinae’
2.30pm-3.30pm Laurence Totelin (Cardiff University):‘Metamorphosing Narratives: Plant Metamorphosis in Poetry and Natural Sciences from Ovid and Pliny to Goethe’
3.30pm-3.50pm Coffee/tea Break
3.50pm-4.35pm Matt Cobb (Trinity Saint David):‘Apollonius in India:Fantastical Fiction or Faithful Reporting’
4.35pm-5.20pm Maria Pretzler (Swansea University): ‘Skirting around Ithaka: Establishing Credibility in Greek Travel Writing
Lunch costs £6 which can be paid on the day.
Bursaries are available.
Please contact Dr. Evelien Bracke (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
- Thursday 21 August 2014 14.54 GMT
- Tuesday 7 October 2014 14.22 GMT
- RIAH, Swansea University