May 1, 2015 – Grad Group Gathering

Please join us for a celebration of the end of the academic year!

The event will begin at 4:30 PM in Thomas 224, with presentations by four students about their ongoing research:

Jamie Richardson (History of Art)
Rachel Starry (Archaeology)
Abbe Walker (Classics)
Amy Wojciechowski (History of Art)

At 5:30 we will adjourn to a festive reception in the London Room.


April 22, 2015 – Michele Monserrati

Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Italian and Italian Studies
Bryn Mawr College

“Sites of Colonial Memory in Postcolonial Rome”


April 15, 2015 – Dr. Thomas J. Morton

Visiting Assistant Professor, Art Department, Swarthmore College

“Messy Vitality:” Designing Architecture and Urbanism in Roman Africa”


April 11, 2015 – 20th Annual Graduate Student Symposium

The 20th Annual Graduate Student Symposium on the History of Art
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Van Pelt Auditorium, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Free tickets required

Graduate students from nine mid-Atlantic colleges and universities present current research. This symposium is sponsored by the Museum, Bryn Mawr College, Temple University, and the University of Pennsylvania.

Amalia Wojciechowski will be presenting: ” The Face of Identity: Type and Image in the Polish Poster”

April 10-11, 2015 – Future of the Past: From Amphipolis to Mosul

An interdisciplinary conference on cultural heritage issues.

April 10 – “Horace as a Love Poet”

The Agnes Michels Lecture
presented by the Graduate Students in the Department of Greek, Latin & Classical StudiesMichels 2015s

lecture by

Richard Tarrant
Harvard University

Friday, April 10, 2015
4:30 pm in Carpenter Library B21

-Tea at 4:00 pm in the Quita Woodward Room-

April 8, 2015 – Alexander Harper

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Italian and Italian Studies
Bryn Mawr College

“Anachronism, the Late Medieval Patrona Statue of Lucera, and a Modern Angevin Cult”

April 3, 2015 – Digital Image Workshop with Rachel Appel

A workshop on archiving and preserving your digital files, led by Digital Collections librarian, Rachel Appel.

Friday, April 3rd
Dalton 25

Refreshments served.

March 27 – “Ovid’s Pygmalion and a Poetics of Touch”

Haynesslecture by

Melissa Haynes
Princeton University

Friday, March 27
4:30 pm in Carpenter Library B21

Tea at 4:00 pm in the Quita Woodward Room

March 24 – “Hybrid and Monstrous Creatures in Minoan Iconography”

Mantzourani 2sGraduate Seminar sponsored by the Onassis Foundation (USA) University Seminars Program

Eleni Mantzourani
Professor, Department of Archaeology & History of Art
University of Athens

Tuesday, March 24
9:00 am
Carpenter Library B15