Caroline Vout (Cambridge): Roman Funerary Art and the Rhetoric of Unreachability 09/24/13 5:15pm - 7:00pm
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Building 110, Room 112
Reception at 5:00pm and lecture at 5:15pm
Caroline Vout is Senior Lecturer in Classics at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of Christ's College. In 2008 she was awarded the prestigious Philip Leverhulme Prize for Art History. She is the author of Power and Eroticism in Imperial Rome and Antinous: the Face of the Antique, which won the inaugural Art Book Award. Her most recent book, Sex on Show: Seeing the Erotic in Greece and Rome, will be published in November 2013 by UC Press.