Women in Ancient Cultures 2021: ‘Women Disrupting the Patriarchy’

Women in Ancient Cultures 2021: ‘Women Disrupting the Patriarchy’
Date
9 February 2021, 5.00pm - 6.00pm
Type
Conference / Symposium
Description

1700 – Welcome

1705 – 5 minute summary

James R. Townshend, Loyola University Chicago, ‘Mulier testabilis: Women as Witnesses in Roman Law’

Lisa A. Hughes, University of Calgary, ‘Legal and Visual Inclusion: Non-Elite Roman Widows, Succession, and the Sacra Privata’

Lydia Schriemer, University of Ottowa, ‘A Will of Her Own? The Evolution of Adult Female Guardianship in Late Antique Egypt’

1720 – Q&A

Pre-recorded presentations will be available on the conference website (www.wacconference.net) at least 2 weeks prior to the live Q&A sessions and the live sessions will be hosted on Zoom.

Booking is essential.

Contact

Valerie James
valerie.james@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8716