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Anthony Corbeill
Anthony Corbeill
Classics

"Androgynous Gods, Androgynous Nouns, and the Invention of Heterosexuality in Ancient Rome"
Humanities Lecture Series

Thu., Feb. 5, 2009, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: Alderson Auditorium, Kansas Union
This event is free and open to the public.

Anthony Corbeill, Professor of Classics at the University of Kansas, will present "Androgynous Gods, Androgynous Nouns, and the Invention of Heterosexuality in Ancient Rome." Corbeill has published two books: Controlling Laughter. Political Humor in the Late Roman Republic and Nature Embodied. Gesture in Ancient Rome. He has also published on ancient sexuality, education, and Latin poetry. His current book-length project is entitled "The Boundaries of Sex and Gender in Ancient Rome."

This Lecture is supported by the Friends of the Hall Center.

Partial funding for the Humanities Lecture Series is provided by The National Endowment for the Humanities 2000 Challenge Grant.

The Humanities Lecture Series is presented by The Hall Center for the Humanities, and is co-sponsored by Kansas Public Radio. For more information about the Hall Center or the Lecture Series, contact us at (785) 864-4798 or hallcenter@ku.edu or visit our web site at www.hallcenter.ku.edu.
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