Press Release: OCC Centennial Meeting

Classicists at all levels, teachers and students from K-12, undergraduate through graduate school, throughout the state of Ohio are cordially invited to celebrate the centennial of The Ohio Classical Conference on 14 – 15 October 2022 on the campus of Columbus Academy in Gahanna, Ohio. The centennial meeting will begin with a festive dinner on Friday 14 October where colleagues can come together to reconnect and network. Saturday 15 October will feature a public lecture by Madeline Miller, author of Circe and The Song of Achilles; a Vergilian lecture by Professor Steven L. Tuck; an academic panel on Homer, technology, and theurgy; an undergraduate paper session; a staged reading and workshop of Aristophanes’s Acharnians, and more. Registration will open early in fall 2022. For further information or to get involved in conference preparation, contact Professor Timothy Wutrich at Case Western Reserve University (trw14@cwru.edu or 216-368-6026). All are welcome! 

You can also download this message as a .pdf here.

Ashland University, Lecture, “The Will of Zeus and His Provocation of Hera: Iliad 4.1-72”

On Friday April 22 at 4:00, Stephen Scully, Professor of Classics at Boston University, will be speaking on “The Will of Zeus and His Provocation of Hera: Iliad 4.1-72.” The talk will be on the 8th floor of the Ashland University library. It will be followed by Q and A and refreshments will be served.

A flyer with more detailed information can be found here

Reminder: Next OCC Planning Meeting, Tues Feb 15

Dear OCC Members,

This Tuesday 15 February 2022 at 7:00 p.m. we will meet on Zoom to discuss the latest developments for our Centennial meeting. The news is good and concerns the various speakers and panels: things are shaping up! Please plan to attend our focused, one-hour meeting. There is still plenty of work to be done, so if you haven’t been able to join us before, please feel free to join us now! Advance registration is required; please follow the Zoom registration link at the end of this message.

Valete!

The Ohio Classical Conference Centennial Planning Committee

You are invited to a Zoom meeting. 
When: Feb 15, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) 

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://cwru.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAsd-ysqzwtGtbuOKyRR1yfJ59ym27AevH_ 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting

Next OCC Planning Meeting, 2/15

Dear OCC Members,

Speakers and events are falling in place for the October 2022 Centennial Meeting. Please join us for a one-hour Zoom meeting on Tuesday 15 February 2022 at 7:00 p.m. as we continue our planning. Feel free to join us, even if you have not been at previous meetings. Just register for the Zoom meeting by following the link below. We would like to get as many Ohio Classicists involved as possible! There is work for all! See you soon on Zoom!”


You are invited to a Zoom meeting. 
When: Feb 15, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) 

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://cwru.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAsd-ysqzwtGtbuOKyRR1yfJ59ym27AevH_

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.