Fall 2005 - Katherine Dunbabin - Townsend Lectures

Katherine Dunbabin, McMaster University, delivered the Townsend Lectures in the Spring of 2005 on "Spectacular Images: Performance in the Art of the Later Roman Empire."

The dates and titles of her seven lectures were:

March 29 - "Greek Festivals in Roman Art"

April 5 - "The Traditional Theatre"

April 12 - "Pantomime and Mythological Spectacle"

April 19 - "Mime and Popular Entertainment"

April 26 - "The Circus Races"

May 3 - "Gladiators and Wild Beast Hunts"

May 10 - "The Games in the Christian Empire"

Book cover: Theater and Spectacle in the Art of the Roman Empire by Katherine M. D. Dunbabin

Theater and Spectacle in the Art of the Roman Empire is a part of the Townsend Lectures Series of Cornell Studies in Classical Philology.

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