Wednesday, May 14, 2008
CFP: "Greeks, Romans, Africans," 9th UNISA Classics Colloquium, University of South Africa, Pretoria, October 23-25, 2008.
Contributions are invited on topics related to the reciprocal relationship between Africa and the cultures of Greece and Rome. Papers dealing with ancient authors writing about Africa or with an African connection, historical and archaeological issues, as well as the reception of the classical world in Africa are welcomed. While the colloquium focuses on classical material, we encourage proposals from related fields and of an interdisciplinary nature. Papers are limited to 45 minutes. Please submit abstracts of appr. 200 words via e-mail attachment to Philip Bosman at firstname.lastname@example.org by September 1, 2008. The body of your email should include your name, institution, department, e-mail address, and the title of your paper. If necessary, submissions may also be sent via post to the following address: Department of Classics and World Languages University of South Africa PO Box 392 0003 UNISA, Republic of South Africa.