Special Events



Title Date Time Location
The Myth of Originality, in conjunction with UW School of Drama production of Trojan Women: A Love Story
Alice Hofgren
Jan 21 1:00pm Floyd and Dolores Jones Playhouse, University of Washington
Trojan Women: A Love Story, by Charles L. Mee. Based on the works of Euripides and Berlioz Jan 16 to Jan 28 Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse Theatre, University of Washington


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UW Classics Night at Alex and Aris by Moby Pomerance. World Premier at ACT Theatre Jul 25 6:30pm ACT Theatre
Undergraduate Theater Society Presents Medea Feb 23 to Mar 5 Cabaret Theater Hutchinson Hall


Title Date Time Location
Til death do us part: The enduring appeal of the Orpheus & Eurydice Legend May 17 7:00pm Brechemin Auditorium, UW School of Music
Creativity, Art and Scholarship: the research and writing of The Moor's Account
Dr. Laila Lalami
May 7 2:00pm Husky Union Building, Room 250, UW Seattle Campus
Whan That Aprille Day: Pre-Modern Fair, sponsored by the Medieval Studies Graduate Interest Group Apr 1 2:30pm Allen Library (ALB) Research Commons
Just One Look Mar 31 to Jul 29 Special Collections, Suzzallo Library


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End of Year Celebration Jun 12 4:00pm Parrington Forum
Annual Theodore Roethke Memorial Poetry Reading
David Ferry
May 28 8:00pm Roethke Auditorium, 130 Kane Hall


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End of year celebration for graduates and their families and friends! Jun 13 4:00pm Parrington Forum (Room 309)
'Finding' King Philip II of Macedon, Missing Since 336 BC 
Dr. Yannis Maniatis and Laura Wynn-Antikas
May 27 7:00pm Smith 205
Creating Reality: Mapping the World, Mapping the Mind.  A colloquium in connection with 'Under the Wings of Artemis: The Crossroads of Scholarship and Art' Feb 20 7:00pm Special Collections Classroom, Allen Library South, Basement


Title Date Time Location
Themes in Scholarship & Book Arts: Law & Social Justice from Antiquity to Modern Times. A colloquium in connection with 'Under the Wings of Artemis: The Crossroads of Scholarship and Art' Nov 21 7:00pm 264 Savery
Prof. Blondell to present at GeekGirlCon 2013
Ruby Blondell (UW Classics)
Oct 19 10:00am The Conference Center in Downtown Seattle
Under the Wings of Artemis: The Crossroads of Scholarship and Art.  Themes from the Academic Works of the University of Washington Classics Faculty Reflected In Modern Book Arts Oct 14 to Feb 21 Special Collections of the Allen Library
End-of-year graduation reception and general celebration! Jun 14 4:00pm Parrington Forum
Reception sponsored by the University of Washington Department of Classics and others at AIA/APA Meeting in Seattle Jan 5 9:00pm Cirrus Ballroom A, Seattle Sheraton Hotel


Title Date Time Location
A Celebration of Classics 2012: A Reception Acknowledging the Outstanding Achievements of Members of the Department of Classics  Jun 8 4:30pm to 6:30pm 210 Denny Hall (Meg Greenfield Room)