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

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

1700 – Welcome

1705 – 5 minute summary

Nicole Demarchi, University of Padova, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and University of Verona, ‘The Two Wicked Sisters: Liutperga and Adelperga. A Case Study of Women’s Agency in the Early Middle Ages’

Katherine Backler, All Souls College, University of Oxford, ‘Women Disrupting the Patriline in Classical Athens’

Melanie Meaker, University of Mannheim, ‘Women at the Races: Female Victors in Greek hippikoi agones

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