Friday, August 01, 2008

2009 Dickinson College Latin Workshops

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What: Dickinson Latin Workshop: Roman Myth
When: Saturday, February 21, 2009, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where: Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, USA
Speaker: Stephen Heyworth, Fellow and Tutor in Classics, Wadham College, Oxford University

Details: Prof. Heyworth is an authority on Latin poetry, especially Propertius and Ovid. He is currently working on Ovid's Fasti, and will share his thoughts on Roman myth in a three hour workshop, with ample time for questions and discussion. Lunch will be provided. The workshop is intended for teachers of Latin, but please pass this along to teachers of other subjects who might be interested.

The workshop is free of charge, but pre-registration is required so that materials can be sent in advance. For directions and pre-registration, please contact Mrs. Barbara McDonald by email before February 1, 2009:

What: Summer Latin Workshop at Dickinson College
When: July 12-17, 2009
Where: Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, USA
Application Deadline: May 1, 2009
Tuition: $300 (due June 1, 2009)

Daily schedule will involve group translation and discussion of Cicero's De Re Publica.

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