Published: March 15, 2014
2014 Fountain Symposium Poster

Second annual
Celia M. Fountain Symposium

“The Ideal Ruler in the Hellenistic World”
Saturday 15 March 2014


British & Irish Studies Room, Norlin Library, 1720 Pleasant St, Boulder, CO 80309, University of Colorado Boulder

Schedue of Events:

10:15 a.m - Eckart Schütrumpf, Professor Emeritus, University of Colorado, Boulder: "The Letter in Arabic from Aristotle to Alexander on the Art of Government - Did Aristotle Really Write it?"

11:30 a.m - R.R.R. Smith, Lincoln Professor of Classical Archaeology and Art, Faculty of Classics, University of Oxford: "Fighting with Alexander: Art and History in the Alexander Mosaic from Pompeii"

1:45 p.m - Susan Stephens, Sara Hart Kimball Professor in the Humanities, Department of Classics, Stanford University: "Imagining Royals: The Poets and the Ptolemies"

3:30 p.m. - Joseph Manning, William K. and Marilyn M. Simpson Professor of Classics and History, Yale University: "Sovereignty and Governance in the Hellenistic World: Ideal Kings in the Real World"