NYCC Conference

The winter NYCC conference this year is dedicated to “Sources for Classical Myth,” and will take place on Saturday, February 8th, 2014, 11am-6pm, at NYU’s Jurow Hall, Silver Center. More details from NYCC:

• Milette Gaifman, Yale University

“What to make of Herakles at the altar on a white-ground lektyhos”

• Fritz Graf, Ohio State University

“Patrioi Logoi. Inscriptions and local mythologies”

• Sarah Iles Johnston, Ohio State University

“There and Back Again: Mythic Places and How to Reach Them”

• H. Alan Shapiro, Johns Hopkins University
“Sources for the Trojan Cycle: Lost Epics and Newly Found Vases”

• R. Scott Smith, University of New Hampshire

“Bundling Myth, Bungling Myth: Ancient and Modern Handbooks of Myth”


All are welcome, registration is required and includes lunch and a reception: $10 students; $25 members; $40 non-members. Please pre-register by Tuesday, February 4, 2014, online here. You can also register in person on the day of the event.