The ISRAEL SOCIETY FOR THE PROMOTION OF CLASSICAL STUDIES is pleased to announce its 47th annual conference to be held at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem on Wed-Thurs, 6-7 JUNE 2018.
Our keynote speaker in 2018 will be Professor Edith Hall, King’s College London.
The conference is the annual meeting of the Israel Society for the Promotion of Classical Studies. Papers on a wide range of classical subjects, including but not limited to history, philology, philosophy, literature, reception, papyrology and archaeology of Greece and Rome and neighboring lands, are welcome. The time limit for each lecture is 20 minutes. The official languages of the conference are Hebrew and English. The conference fee is $50.
Accommodation at reduced prices will be available at local hotels.
Registration forms with a list of prices will be sent to participants in due course.
Proposals, abstracts and other correspondence may be forwarded to Dr. Lisa Maurice, Secretary of the ISPCS at email@example.com
All proposals should consist of a one page abstract (about 250-300 words). Proposals in Hebrew should also be accompanied by a one-page abstract in English to appear in the conference brochure.
ALL PROPOSALS SHOULD REACH THE SECRETARY BY 21st DECEMBER, 2017.
Decisions will be made after the organizing committee has duly considered all the proposals. If a decision is required prior to early February, please indicate this in your letter and we will try to accommodate your needs.
The 46th annual conference was held at Haifa University on Wed-Thurs, 14-15 June 2017.
Keynote speaker: Professor Simon Hornblower, Oxford University
The 45th annual conference was held at Bar-Ilan University, Wed-Thurs, 1-2 June 2016.
Keynote speaker: Professor Tonio Hölscher, Heidelberg
IMAGES OF HISTORY – HISTORY OF IMAGES: A COMPLEX INTERPLAY
The 44th annual conference was held at the Open University (Ra’anana) Wed.-Thurs., 3-4 June 2015.
Keynote speaker: Helene Foley, Columbia University
Reconsidering the Performance of Choral Odes in Greek Tragedy
The 43rd annual conference was held at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Be’er Sheva), Wed.-Thurs., 28-29 May, 2014, see:
The 42nd annual conference was held at Tel-Aviv University, 12-13 June 2013.
The 41st annual conference was held at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Wed.-Thurs., 13-14 June, 2012.
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