From Pagan to Christian: Papyrology Epigraphy and the Divine

DateMarch 16-17, 2018
LocationCox Lecture Hall at Armstrong Browning Library

From Pagan to Christian: Papyrology Epigraphy and the Divine, a colloquium presented by Baylor's Department of Classics and the Office of the Vice Provost for Research. The event is free and open to the public. All sessions will be held in the Cox Lecture Hall of the Armstrong-Browning Library at Baylor University.

Friday, March 16, 1:30-5:00 p.m.

Professor Jürgen Hammerstaedt
University of Cologne
Justice and Friendship in a Society Without the Gods? The Epicurean Inscription of Diogenes of Oinoanda

Dr. Kevin Funderburk
Baylor University
Approaching Religious Affiliation in Roman Egypt: A Critical Review of Frankfurter's Christianizing Egypt

Saturday, March 17, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Professor Paul Schubert
University of Geneva
An Ascension to Heaven: The Case of Sabina Poppaea, Wife of Nero

Professor Yvona Trnka-Amrhein
University of Colorado
Who Read Prophecy in Greco-Roman Egypt?

Professor Dirk Obbink
Oxford University and Baylor University
Organizer and Respondent

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PublisherOffice of the Vice Provost for Research
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