Published: March 3, 2018

Sixth annual
Celia M. Fountain Symposium

“Greece in transition in the age of Alexander”
Saturday 3 March 2018

Greek coin


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

Schedue of Events:

10:00 a.m - Coffee and welcome

11:00 a.m - Andrew Ford, Ewing Professor of Greek Language and Literature, Department of Classics, Princeton University: "On the Verge of a new Reality? Greek literature at the time of Aristotle and Alexander"

12:00 p.m. - Lunch and conversation

1:30 p.m - Susan Rotroff, Jarvis Thurston & Mona Van Duyn Professor Emerita, Department of Classics, Washington University in St. Louis: "The Robe of Pharnabazos: Persians in 4th century Athens"

3:15 p.m. - Paul Cartledge, A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture Emeritus, Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge: "The Fate of Thebes at the time of Aristotle and Alexander: a tale of sex and death"

4:30 p.m. - Private reception - Please RSVP for the reception here:

For more info please contact or call 303-492-6257

See the Event Poster for information