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Oliver Taplin (Oxford): Medea's Swerving Flight through Art and Literature

Friday, April 4, 2014
Reception at 5:30 pm and lecture at 6:00pm
Location: Levinthal Hall at the Stanford Humanities Center

Please join the Department of Classics for a Lorenz Eitner Lecture on Classical Art and Culture.

Oliver Taplin is Emeritus Professor of Classics at Oxford University. His work has focused on the performance of drama and poetry in both ancient and modern times.  His first book was The Stagecraft of Aeschylus (1977), and the most recent is Pots and Plays (2007).  University of Chicago Press published his translation of Euripides’ Medea in 2013.