CONF: The Romance Between Greece and the East

… seen on the Classicists list:

Programme for workshop 4 in the series:
The Romance Between Greece and the  East

June 23rd, Corpus Christi College, Oxford (seminar room)

10.30-11.00 coffee (in hall)
11.00-12.00 Martin Goodman, ‘The story of Izates (Josephus, AJ 20.17-96)’
12.00-1.00 Simon Goldhill, ‘Genre as Greco-Jewish contact zone’
1.00-2.00 Lunch
2.00-2.30 Discussion, The testament of Joseph (= Testaments of the 12
patriarchs no. 11)
2.30-3.30 Eva Mussio, ‘Commentary in Fiction: Joseph & Aseneth between
Ancient Novel and biblical Exegesis’
3.30-3.45 tea
3.45-4.45 Erich Gruen, ‘Jews and Greeks as philosophers’
4.45-5.15 concluding discussion

To book your place please contact tim.whitmarsh AT

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