The spring 2019 calendar is filling up with events hosted by the Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies (ICMS). Throughout the next three months, the lunchtime Brown Bag seminars will discuss the following topics:

Wednesday, January 30 – Tomb vessels from the early Chinese Bronze Age

Thursday, January 31 – Lifelong Learners series six-week class on the evolution of the Hero

Thursday, January 21 – Lost and Unknown Gospels: The Search for Jewish Writings on Jesus

Tuesday, January 26 – University at Buffalo’s Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology will team up with ICMS to present a talk on the effect of digital technologies on modern archaeology

Wednesday, March  6 – Second course of the Lifelong Learners spring semester begins with a look at early Medieval art

Wednesday, March 27 – “Dolos and the Heroic Virtue of Dishonesty”

For more relaxing fare, Classics Tea@2 is held every Friday at 2:00 p.m. in Old Main 219 throughout the semester. All are welcome to enjoy hot drinks, cold snacks, warm fellowship and interesting conversation.

Visit the ICMS website or Facebook page at “ICMSCanisius” for times and locations of all events.

Submitted by: Kristina Laun, staff, Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies