The Roman Society

Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies


Saturday 12th October 2019
Woburn Suite (G22/26), Senate House

A conference to mark the anniversary of the death of Germanicus in AD 19

2.00     Introduction
2.10     Dr Siobhan Chomse (Royal Holloway): Irony and the sublime: On Tour with Germanicus in Tacitus Annals 2
2.50     Professor Richard Alston (Royal Holloway): Germanicus: Sovereignty and Imperium
3.30     Tea
4.00    Professor Roland Mayer (King’s College London): Death and Transfiguration: Poussin and Germanicus
4.40    Professor Beth Severy-Hoven (Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota): The Politics of Mourning
5.30     Closing remarks & Reception

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