Recent Conference Presentations

National and International Organizations

  • ACES: The Association of Central Eurasian Students at Indiana University
  • ASCSA: The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
  • AIA: Archaeological institute of America
  • APA: American Philological Society
  • ATA: Atlantic Classical Association
  • CAA: College Art Association
  • CAC: Classical Association of Canada
  • CAAS: Classical Association of Atlantic States
  • CAMWS: Classical Association of Middle West and South
  • DCA: Digital Classics Association
  • DH: Digital Humanities
  • CUNY: City University of New York
  • EAA: European Association of Archaeologists
  • ICAC: International Classical Archaeology Congress
  • LAWDNY: Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
  • MPHLS: Murphy Program Humanities Lecture Series
  • NYSAA: New York State Archaeological Association
  • ROM: Royal Ontario Museum
  • RSA: Renaissance Society of America
  • TAG: Theoretical Archaeology Group
  • TRAC: Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference

2018-2019

DIDDAMS, C.

  • SCS
    Title:
      "What’s in an Allusion? A New Examination of Vergil’s Use of Homer.”
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro
    Title: 
    “Code in the Classics: Tracing Callbacks with Tesserae Project"
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Title:  “Old Texts, New Tools: Advances in the Study of Intertextuality with the Tesserae Project”
  • NYDH Symposium
    Title: 
    “Leveraging Quantitative Data in Textual Analysis"
     
DURANT, N.
  • Serbia
    Title: 
    "A Tale of Two Frontiers: Hadrian’s Wall and the Saxon Shore Forts in the 3rd to 5th centuries A.D."
 
HELLER, L.
  • Brandeis University
    Title:  “Practical Magic: An Analysis of Voodoo Dolls in the Ancient Mediterranean"
 
LONG, V.
  • AIA
    Title: 
    "Roman and Medieval Activity at the Site of San Vincenzo Stromboli" Authors: David Yoon (American Numismatic Society), Sara Levi (Hunter College, CUNY), and Valerie Long
  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    "New Evidence for the Late Roman Connectivity at the Site of San Vincenzo (Stromboli, Italy)"

MCGLIN, M.
  • Canisius College - Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies
    Title: 
    “A Divinity’s Diversified Portfolio: Finances at the Sanctuary of Apollo at Delos (314-167 BCE).”
  • Society for Classical Studies Annual Meeting
    Title: 
    “Defending Delos: the Role of the Temple of Apollo in the third century BCE."
 
RAMUNDT, W.
  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Flowing Through Time: A New Structure at the Coriglia Excavation Project”
  • AIA
    Title: 
    “The Coriglia Excavation Project: Thirteenth Season”
  • AIA: 
    Title:
      “Examining the Villa Rustica Model: The 2017-2018 Excavations at the Villa del Vergigno in Northern Etruria” with C. McKenzie Lewis"
  • St. Anselm College
    Title: 
    “The Results of the 2018 Campaign of the Coriglia Excavation Project”
 
SALVO, D.
  • CAWNY
    Title: 
    " Political and Social Attitudes towards Immigrants in Late Antiquity: the Case of the Goths"

2017-2018

RAMUNDT, W.

  • CAMWS
    Title:
    "Thinking Global--Acting Local:  Inscribed Objects from Excavations at the Villa del Vergigno (Tuscany, Italy)"

 

 

2016-2017

DIDDAMS, C.

  • Dh2016 in Krakow
    Title: “
    Big Data and the Study of Allusion: an Exploration of Tesserae’s Multitext Capability” with James Gawley.
  • Buffalo Graduate Student Conference
    Title: 
    “Something Old, Something New: Quantifying the Influence of Latin Epic of Prudentius’ Psychomachia,” Rising Up: Resurgences and Revivals in the Ancient World.
  • LAWDNY Research Workshop in Manhattan
    Title: 
    “Comparative Bigram Frequencies of Latin Authors and the, Classical Corpus.”
  • Dixit Workshop in Rome
    Title: 
    “The Educational and Social Impact of Digital Scholarly Editions” with James Gawley, Elizabeth Hunter and Tessa Little.
  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Prudentius at Large: Quantifying the Influence of Latin Epic on the Psychomachia.”

DURRANT, N.

  • TRAC
    Title: 
    “Finding Forts in Scythia Minor: A Case Study in Predictive Modelling.”

HUNTER, E.

  • CUNY
    Title: "
    Roman Masks on a Greek Stage: Venus and Epicurus as Faces of Ataraxia."

LITTLE, T.

  • CAMWS
    Title:  
    “Lost in Translation: What are στελμονίαι?”

MCGLIN, M.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Do ut debt : Financial Lending Strategies of the Temple of Apollo at Delos.”

RADLOFF, L.

  • Excellence Cluster Topoi, Freie University
    Title: 
    Placing: a Maritime Territory at Hellenistic Miletos,” “Signs of Place.”
  • AIA
    Title: 
    Harbors and the Hellenistic Polis: Miletos and the Lion Harbor.

SALVO, D.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “War and Peace in Themistius’ Oration 10.”

2015-2016

CHAPMAN, A.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Constructing Realism: Hellenistic Sculpture and Ekphrasis in Herodas IV.”

DIDDAMS, C.

  • CAMWS
    Title:  
    “Echoes of Cicero: A Digital Approach to Augustine’s Presentation of Pauline Diction.
  • Classics and/in Performance, University of Notre Dame
    Title: 
    “Cicero at the Pulpit: Repurposing Roman Rhetoric in Augustine’s De Doctrina Christiana."
  • Collaborative Working Conference, University of Oklahoma
    Title: 
    “Anticipating the Demands of a Collaborative Intertextual Search Tool” with James Gawley.

DURANT, N.

  • CAMWS
    Title:
    "A Tale of Two Frontiers?: Hadrian’s Wall and the Saxon Shore Forts in the 3rd to 5th centuries A.D."

DZARA, G.

  • Harvard Classics Graduate Conference/CAC
    Title: 
    “Revelations on How the Athenian Empire Reincorporated Revolting Cities.”

MAZUREK, A.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “From the Battlefield to the Tomb:  An Analysis of Etruscan Warfare as Evidenced by Funerary Contexts.”

PHELPS, C.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Walls Around Walls: Domestic Architecture from Late Etruscan Fortified Settlements.”

POPPEN, E.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “The Past Among the Present: the Architecture of Roman Athens, Delphi, and Olympia.”

RADLOFF, L.

  • ASCSA
    Title:
    "Reintegrating harbors into the polis: the case of Miletos.”

SALVO, D.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Representations of Barbarians.”

2014-2015

CLARK, K.

  • UCLA
    Title: 
    “Bodies in Revolt: Erotics, Metaphor, and Materiality in the Ancient World.”

DIDDAMS, C.

  • CIG
    Title: "
    Quasi Anhelas: Orality and Intertextuality between Cicero De Oratore 3.41 and Augustine De Doctrina Christiana 4.13."

DZARA, G.

  • UB Classics Graduate Conference/CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Timoleon’s Adaptation of Democratic Anti-Tyranny Language in Sicily.”
  • CAC
    Title: “Revelations on How the Athenian Empire Reincoporated Revolting Cities.”

GAWLEY, J.

  • Digital Humanities in Switzerland
    Title:
     “Automating the Search for Cross-language Text Reuse” with Forstall, C. and Clark, K.

GRABLE, K.

  • CAAS
    Title: “Monuments of Civil War in Tacitus’ Histories.”

HUEMER, M.

  • CAMWS
    Title: “The Gsur of Tripolitania: A New Interpretation.”

HUGHES, R.

  • Workshop – Historical Ecology in Uppsala, Sweden
    Title: 
    “The Bronze Age: The Third Land Use Revolution and its Environmental Impact.”

MAZUREK, A.

  • AIA
    Title: 
    “Not Just a Pretty Face: An Examination of Etruscan Genucilia Pottery.”
  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “More Than Meets the Eye: Identifying a Brothel in Ancient Greece.”

MCGLIN, M.

  • ASCSA
    Title: 
    “Votive Reliefs at Ancient Corinth.”

PHELPS, C.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Made for Trade?: A Study of Greek Vases in Etruria,”

RADLOFF, L. with Surtees, L.

  • Tombros Conf. in Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies
    Title: 
    “Harnessing the Power of Land and Sea: City-Harbor Dynamics as a Mechanism of Royal Control at Hellenistic Miletos and Demetrias”  with Green, E.; Leidwanger, J.; Tuna, N.
  • AIA
    Title: 
    “2014 Fieldwork in the Harbors of Burgaz, Turkey.”
  • TAG
    Title: 
    “Networks of Power and Control: Harbor-City Dynamics at Miletos in the Hellenistic Greek World” with Leidwanger, J; Greene, E.; Tuna, N.; Atici, N.
  • ASOR
    Title: 
    “The Burgaz Harbors Project 2011-2014: Investigating a Maritime Landscape on Turkey’s Datça Peninsula.”
    EAA Istanbul
    Title: 
    “Connectivity and Separation: the Role of Harbors in the Urban Plan of Hellenistic Miletos.”

SALVO, D.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Immigration Policies in the Age of Theodosius.”
  • SCS/AIA
    Title: 
    “Images of Barbarians.”

SKELLEY, S.

  • CAAS
    Title: 
    “Contrasting Companions in Madness: Reflections on the Relationship between Dionysus and Herakles.”

SLONKSY, K.

  • Anthropology Convergence Symposium
    Title: 
    “Cheese-Wizardry: The Magical and Transformative Power of Cheese in Apuleius’ Metamorphoses.”
  • CAC
    Title: 
    “Egypt’s Graceland: The Rise and Roll of the Hellenomemphites of Memphis.”

VENNARUCCI, R.

  • AIA
    Title: 
    “Shop Advertising and Shopkeeper Self-Fashioning in the Commercial Landscape of Ostia.”

WARFORD, E.

  • UB Classics Grad Student Conference/Danish Institute at Athens
    Title: 
    “Walking Down Memory Lane: Civic Processions in Classical Athens.”
  • AIA/“Approches Topographiques du Fait Religieux” conference, Paris, France.
    Title: 
    “The Multipolar Polis: The Border Sanctuaries of Attica at the Dawn of Democracy.”
  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    Athenians on Parade: Individual and Collective Experience in Civic Processions.

2013-2014

BURNS, K.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “The Pygmalion Dream Revisited: Constructing Claudia Quinta as an ideal of virtue in Augustan Literature.”

CLARK, K.

  • CAMWS/BROCK UNIVERSITY
    Title: 
    “Actively Passive: Homoeroticism and Morigeri Slaves in Plautus.”

GAWLEY, J.

  • DH
    Title: 
    “Two Methods for discovering cross-language text reuse.”

LAMBERTO, K.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Bromios: The God of Strange and Invasive Sounds.”

MAZUREK, A.

  • CAAS
    Title: 
    “Size Isn’t Everything: Pygmies in Greek Art.”
  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Jokes on Him: Caricature and Male Clients of Prostitutes on Greek-Vase Painting.”

MCGLIN, M.

  • CAMWS
    Title: “The Ideology and Organization of the Metroon in Democratic Athens.”

MIU, A.

  • DH
    Title: 
    “Text Mining: Methods and New Research” with Clark, K.; Forstall, C.; Gawley, J.

ROTH, K.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “The Evolution of the Modern Classical Language Textbook.”
  • Rawley History Conference
    Title: 
    “Latin as a 2nd Language, for Learning a 3rd (or 4th).”
  • Anthropology Convergence Symposium-SUNY Buffalo
    Title: 
    “Learning How to Have a Conversation on Pestilence, War, Famine, and Death in Latin and Other Languages.”
  • ACES
    Title: 
    “You Are as Many Times a Person as the Number of Languages You Know: an Analysis of Neo-Latin Textbooks of Turkish and Persian.”

SKELLEY, S.

  • Jack Kent Cooke Scholars Weekend
    Title: 
    “The Color System of the Ages of Mankind Myth.”
  • CAAS
    Title: 
    “Entangled in the Vines of India: Alexander’s Indian Invasion and Its Effect on Dionysiac Myth.”

SLONSKY, K.

  • CAAS
    Title: 
    "The Intermingling of Alexander the Great’s Greek Mercenaries with the Indigenous Populations."

VENNARUCCI, R.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “The Impact of Shop Environment on Buyer-Seller Relationships in Ancient Rome.”
  • Hendrix College
    Title: 
    “From Sheep to Shop: The retail trade of the sagariī (cloak-sellers) in Imperial Rome.”

WARFORD, E.

  • Hekhal
    Title: 
    “The Multipolar Polis: Pilgrimage in the Attic Countryside.”

2012-2014

BUCK, T.

  • CUNY
    Title: 
    “Multilingual Accounts of Paul’s Conversion in Acts of the Apostles.”

BURNS, K.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Appropriate for All Ages: Adapting Greek Myths for Children’s Picture Books.”
    Title: Panel Chaired – “An Introduction to Academic Publishing.”
  • Gender Institute – SUNY Buffalo
    Title: 
    “Women, Gender, and Classics.”

DZARA, G.

  • York University
    Title: 
    “Revelations on How the Athenian Empire Reincorporated Revolting Cities.”

EARLS, J.

  • York University
    Title: “Greek Un-Colonization: The Motives of Some Poleis Not to Establish Colonies.”

KRANTZ, J.

  • New Frontiers History Conference
    Title: 
    “Political Effects of Tyranny.”

LAMBERTO, K.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Noisy Frogs and Musical Initiates: Dionysos as a Listener in Frogs.”

MAZUREK, A.

  • University of Virginia
    Title: 
    “Light My Fire: An Overview, Typology, and Analysis of Erotic Roman Lamps.”

MCGLIN, M.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “Politicizing Knowledge: Perspectives from Plato’s Academy and Hadrian’s Library."

RADLOFF, L.

  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “The Archaeology of Archaeology: Ethics, Pedagogy, and the Utility of Decontextualized Antiquities.”

SKELLEY, S.

  • UB Classics Grad Student Conference
    Title: 
    Do-It-Yourself Manumission: How Comedic Slaves Use Self-Promotion to Gain Freedom.”

SLONSKY, K.

  • York University
    Title: 
    "Contesting the Accusations Against Alexander in [Demosthenes] 17."

VENNARUCCI, R.

  • York University
    Title: 
    “The Sagarii (cloak-sellers) of Imperial Rome: exploring the uncharted frontier of urban retail in a Pre-industrial society.”
  • CAMWS
    Title: 
    “The Role of Tabernarii in the Grassroots Politics of Late Republican Rome.”

WARFORD, E.

  • DCA
    Title: 
    “Basics of ArcGIS Mapmaking.” (Workshop)
  • HEKHAL
    Title: 
    “The Multipolar Polis: Pilgrimage in the Attic Countryside.”

WILLIAMS, J.

  • Brock University
    Title: 
    “Imperial Visions: Surveillance and the Colonial Encounter in the Early Roman Alentejo, Portugal.”
  • AIA
    Title: 
    “Excavating Caladinho: A Report on the First Three Seasons of Fieldwork.”
    Title: “Introducing Santa Susana: A New Field Project In the Central Alentejo, Portugal.”

For information about conference presentations from prior years, please contact Alison Blaszak