Brock University Archaeological Society (BUAS)

Faculty of Humanities

Brock University Archaeological Society (BUAS)

March 21, 2015 @ 11 a.m. in AS 201: 26th Annual Scholarly Symposium
The theme of this year's symposium will be "Myth: The Mighty and the Monstrous." A complete program and additional details will be posted shortly.

Speakers and presentations:

  • George Kovacs (Trent University), "Gods from Machines: Plot Devices, Stage Devices, and Ancient Greek Theatre"
  • Jonathan Colarusso (McMaster University), "Deciphering Amazon Names on Greek Vases"
  • Cristina Santos (Brock University), "Serpent Skirts and Serpent Tongues: Mexican Figures of Motherhood"
  • Roberto Nickel (Brock University), "Paris’ Monstrous Beauty and the Destruction of Troy"
  • Kyle Gervais (Western University)," Es Quod Es: Monstrous Heroism and Oedipal Confusion in Statius' Thebaid"

Speaker biographies

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student hands bottle of wine to seated woman

2011-2012 BUAS co-president Shannon Kilburn distributes a raffle prize to a lucky winner during the Scholarly Symposium.

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