Register now to view Thanassis Katsaras demonstrate the process of decorating Greek vases: Thurs., Nov. 15 and Sat., Nov. 17, 10am-12pm EST.

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Decorating Ancient Greek Vases: Shapes and Scenes

Dates: November 15 and 17, 2018.

Thanasis KatsarasRenowned vase-painter Thanassis Katsaras will demonstrate the step-by-step process of decorating Greek vases from his studio in Eleusis via a live video link. He will provide a brief survey of Greek vase-painting and show how ancient potters painted different types of scenes and worked on different surfaces. Read More...

Black Classicists | Fifteen Portraits

Show Dates: March 2018 – March 2019

 

Black_ClassicistsThe Center for Hellenic Studies is showcasing fifteen portraits of influential black classicists. This historic exhibition celebrates the important role of African Americans in the field of Classics, and provides a unique opportunity to reflect upon the purpose of higher education and its place in the struggle for equality and human enrichment.

The African American men and women featured in this exhibition taught Greek and Latin at the college or university level and made groundbreaking achievements in education. Their academic accomplishments bolstered a new tradition of black intellectualism and resulted in greater opportunities for future generations of African Americans. Read more...

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