Rome: Sexuality and Empire by Caroline Vout, University of Cambridge

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

John L. Santikos Auditorium

Lectures

Price: Free | Seating is limited and first come, first served | Doors to the auditorium open at 6:00 p.m.

Head of Antinous as Dionysos, Roman, A.D. 130-138, Marble, h. 15 in. (38.1 cm), San Antonio Museum of Art, gift of Gilbert M. Denman, Jr. Photography by Peggy Tenison.

In partnership with Trinity University, the 2017 Lennox Lecture Series will focus on Love, Art and Power in the Roman Empire. Dr. Caroline Vout, University Reader in Classics and Fellow of Christ’s College at the University of Cambridge, has written extensively on Antinous and on sexuality in ancient Rome. Her books include Power and Eroticism in Imperial Rome (2007) and Sex on Show: Seeing the Erotic in Greece and Rome (2013).

 

Seating is limited and first come, first served. Doors to the auditorium will open at 6:00 p.m. Please arrive early.


The Lennox Lecture Series is in partnership with Trinity University.


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