Swtas Lecture: Professor Koloski-Ostrow

Thursday, February 20 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Olga Koloski-Ostrowl, Ph.D., professor of classical studies and The Kevy and Hortense Kaiserman Endowed Chair in the Humanities at Brandeis University, will present "The Sensorium of the Roman Urban Landscape: Sights, Sounds, Smells, Tastes, and Touch".

This talk explores the sights, sounds, smells, tastes, and touch of ancient Roman cities using textual and archaeological evidence, in order to discover how we can identify the sensorium of the Roman city and how it can sharpen our understanding of life on Roman streets, in public spaces, and in private dwellings.

For more about the lecturer: www.archaeological.org/lecturer/ann-olga-koloski-ostrow/

Sponsored by Classical Studies and SWTAS.

Chapman Center Auditorium
One Trinity Place, San Antonio, Texas 78212

Event Type

Humanities

Audience

Students, Faculty and Staff, Alumni, Open to the Public, Parents

Type

Lecture

Website

http://www.archaeological.org/lecture...

Department
Classical Studies
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