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

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

1700 – Welcome

1705 – 5 minute summary

John Bradley, Royal Holloway, University of London, ‘Women as Scribes in Imperial Rome. Evidence in Early-Third Century AD Frescoes’

Matilda Brown and Alex Imrie, University of Edinburgh, ‘Sisters are Doing it for Themselves: The Later Severan Women as Imperial Power Brokers’

Magdalena Zira, King’s College London, ‘Reclaiming Dido: A Collaboration between Academia and the Professional Stage’

Shanshan Wen, Shanghai Normal University, 'Spending on Public Feasts: Female Benefactors in the Cities of the Roman West'

1720 – Q&A

1800 – Thanks and Farewell

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