Spring 1991 - Erich S. Gruen - Townsend Lectures

February 12, 1991

Erich S. Gruen, University of California, Berkeley, delivered seven Townsend Lectures in the Spring of 1991 on "Culture and National Identity in Mid-Republican Rome."

The dates and titles of his seven lectures were:

February 12, 1991 - "The Making of the Trojan Legend"

February 19, 1991 - "Cato and Hellenism"

February 26, 1991 - "Art and Civic Life"

March 5, 1991 - "Art and Ideology"

March 12, 1991 - "The Theater and Political Culture"

March 26, 1991 - "The Appeal of Hellas"

April 2, 1991 - "Culture, Society, and Satire"

Culture and National Identity in Republican Rome is a part of the Townsend Lectures Series of Cornell Studies in Classical Philology.

Photo of Erich S. Gruen.